For over a century the name Bohler has been synonymous with service, quality and consistency. As one of the world's largest producers of special steels, Bohler's dedication to providing the customer with real benefits is reflected by carefully controlled R & D and investment.

Our research and development activities concentrate on melting and casting metallurgy, the processing of special steels into finished products, as well as improving and developing new materials and products. Over the past two years Bohler has invested in a state of the art Powder Metallurgy plant and a Vacuum Induction Melting plant, enhancing its market position and capacity to offer the highest quality steels available.

It is our philosophy that the quality of our products and the service we provide warrants the trust of all of our customers.

BOHLER SPECIAL STEELS is recognised as one of the major suppliers of Special Steels in the Japan market. Our warehouse is located at Fukuroi City, Shizuoka, offers easy access to the motorway network for a rapid delivery service. We carry extensive stocks of tool and high speed steels, Our warehouse is equipped with 22 bandsaw machines, including a specialised saw system for close tolerance multiple cut blanks and a fully automated sawing centre.

Bohler products are used in a wide variety of industries, including, plastic processing, aviation, diecasting, medical, power generation, pressworking, to name just a few.

See Website www.bohler.jp for further information or contact the relevant sales department.



Uddeholm with headquarters in Hagfors, Sweden has been producing steel for over 300 years. As the world's leading supplier of tooling materials and related services, we can be trusted. Meet us under the Uddeholm and ASSAB brands, wherever in the world you have your business.

Uddeholm sells and markets tooling materials and services to toolmakers, tool users, machine builders and their customers all over the world.

Our business concept includes:

  • Customised programme of branded products for selected applications.
  • Consistently high quality.
  • Fast response to customer needs.
  • Expert technical service from choice of material in tool design to tool in operation.
  • Leading in development and introduction of new tool steel grades.

Since 1991 Uddeholm has been part of the Austrian steel group Böhler-Uddeholm.

Uddeholm produces and delivers steel for outstanding performance. Tool steel used in industrial tools like knives, injection moulds, diecasting dies and dies for forging and Extrusion.

We offer technical advice including material guidance and selection, heat treatment guidance and more.

Total economy - The cost of the tool steel in a mould usually represents only 10 - 15% of the tool cost and an even smaller part of the total tooling cost. Often savings made on buying cheaper mould steels turn out to be false economy. We help you by specifying the best possible mould steel for the job.

For further details visit www.uddeholm.jp or contact our sales Office.


Precision Strip

Strip, manufactured at our mills in both Austria and Sweden, is sold by our Bohler-Uddeholm Precision Strip Department.

With hundreds of years of experience in producing steel, quality, reliability and service are the keynotes of our operations. Our goal is always to supply the product that assures our customer of the best overall economy.

See our websites www.bohler.jp and www.uddeholm.jp for further information or contact our sales office.