Cert. of 10 shares of 50 yen. green, black. No 8411. Folds and some faint staining at the borders. Vignette of the impressive factory buildings. Decorative border and text in Japanese. The company was founded in 1933 and was one of the largest in Manchuria and was sponsored by large Japanese firms (both Mitsubishi and Mitsui). The company built its main factory in Dalian, and produced ammonium nitrate for export as chemical fertilizers to Japan, Taiwan and Korea. By the wartime period, explosives were also manufactured, as well as sulphur acid and ammonium-based chemicals. Its production equipment was mainly purchased from German firms. By 1942, it employed thousands of workers and accounted for 40% of the city of Dalian's production by value.
Themes: ARMS – MILITARIA, CHEMICALS
Startprice: € 100