ABOUTABOUT SILK on VALLEY
Silk in Yamaga spins the future.
The history of humans, silkworms and silk that last long since long ago.
Sericulture was done nationwide, and silk was an important industry supporting the modernization of Japan.
That "silk sericulture" is now at the crossroads.
One is a road that continues from the past.
Do silk sericulture continue to decline as it is?
The other is the way to open up the future.
Is the new silk sericulture in which an infinite possibility was kept created?
― SILK on VALLEY YAMAGA ―
This project connects the new Silk Road to the future.
Succession of traditional silk work and creation of innovative silk.
From here on "Yamaga", in order to carve out a new history, the curtain of the first chapter will now rise.
Atsumaru Holdings Inc. is now offering high-quality silk for medical applications to be sold worldwide, and it is collaborating with VAXESS Technologies, a U.S. biotech startup
Atsumaru Holdings Inc. (Kumamoto City, Kumamoto Prefecture) succeeded in the stable production of high-quality silk equivalent to medical grade at the NSP Yamaga plant, which has the world's largest year-round aseptic sericulture line completed at the end of June 2017. In the future, Atsumaru will widely expand to supply domestic and overseas companies, research institutes, universities, etc.
"SILK on VALLEY" Handbook was posted
A handbook summarizing the outline of this project, the history of Yamaga silk, and the future business plan is completed.
First part of Yamaga silk fiber commercialization "UNTITLED" PURESILK COLLECTION were deployed at limited-time stores in 12 department stores nationwide.
This time, the products utilizing silk produced at Year-round Aseptic Sericulture Factory "New Silk Project Yamaga Plant (NSP Yamaga Plant)" completed in Yamaga City on April 27, 2017 were developed.
Movie Collection of 2017 New Silk Summit in Yamaga
This is a video collection of "2017 New Silk Summit in Yamaga" held at the Yamaga Civil Exchange Center Cultural Hall on Thursday, November 9, 2017.
Result report of "2017 New Silk Summit in Yamaga"
We held "2017 New Silk Summit in Yamaga" which developed the "2016 Yamaga Silk Seminar" held in 2016 for two days on November 9 and 10, 2017.
"2017 New Silk Summit in Yamaga" to be held!
As a comprehensive information dissemination event in November this year, we will gather for everyone involved in the silk industry from Japan and abroad to hold "2017 New Silk Summit in Yamaga" as follows.
The former process and planning
This project overview by which beginning of a factory is achieved and develops by the rapid speed by the speed of only 2 years
“The sky mulberry field”spreading over the mountain 600 meters above sea level
Outline of A huge mulberry field of about 25 hectares of agricultural land spreading over the mountain 600 meters above the altitude of Yamaga City Kosaka district
New silk industry utilizing state-of-the-art environment
Outline of the world's largest and state-of-the-art plant born in Yamaga in late March of 2017
Mechanism of Year-round Aseptic Sericulture and the advantage
Outline of Year-round Aseptic Sericulture
INTERVIEWThoughts of person concerned
President Atsumaru Holdings co.,ltd
Mr. Toshiro Shimada
Governor of Kumamoto Pref.
Mr. Ikuo Kabashima
Mayor of Yamaga City
Mr. Kensei Nakashima
Biological function utilization research department unit manager, National Agriculture and Food Research Organizationohta
Mr. Hideki Sezutsu
Thailand Textile Institute, THTI Director of technology promotion
Mr. Chanchai Sirikasemlert