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February 20th, 2019

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707 W. Cherry St. Sunbury, OH 43074
(740) 965-1133

Head Office & Sunbury Plant




The Sunbury, Ohio plant was established in November 1986 under the name of Sunbury Component Industries. In April 1994 Sunbury Component Industries, Blanchester FCM and Showa American merged to form American Showa, Inc.

American Showa Sunbury plant and the Head Office division are located at 707 W. Cherry St., Sunbury, Ohio on 39 acres with a floor space of 251,101 sq. ft. The Sunbury plant manufactures suspension and steering components for the transportation industry including automotive, motorcycle, and All-Terrain Vehicles. Its’ operations include assembly, welding, cathodic electro-static painting, and in-line spring installation and testing.

Mass production of the Honda Civic shock absorbers began in August 1988. The following year in September the Honda Accord shock absorber models were added.

In the 1990’s American Showa grew in sales with new customers, Suzuki, Subaru, Mitsubishi Motor Manufacturing, Yamaha, and Kawasaki. Additional models for Honda included the Acura and Odyssey. In 1991 inventory of Harley Davidson motorcycle front forks and rear shock absorbers made at Showa, in Japan was held at the Sunbury Plant until their mass production start in 1997.

After the merger in 1994 the Sunbury plant added to its production ATV, motorcycle shock absorber and power steering component parts. American Showa Sunbury plant continues to produce various models for its customers.


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Sunbury News

  • 5K Victory for Veterans

    Come join us for this great cause to help homeless veterans.

  • ASI selected as “#1 Healthiest Employer of Greater Cincinnati”

    In a special awards ceremony at Xavier University on May 24th, American Showa Inc. was selected as the#1 Healthiest Employer of Greater Cincinnati.   ASI wasthe first-place winner in the 500-1,499 employees category for the Healthiest Employers of Greater Cincinnati.The awards honor companies that are setting the pace in workplace health and wellness throughout the

  • 2nd Year in a Row–ASI wins 2016 Healthiest Employer of Central Ohio!

    At a special awards ceremony at COSI in Columbus on March 15th, American Showa was selected as the #1 Healthiest Employer in Central Ohio in the large employer category for an unprecedented 2 years in a row! Over 80 central Ohio companies had been nominated for this award, which is sponsored by the national wellness

  • American Showa Receives New Prestigious Gold Award

    “These awards recognize American Showa’s commitment to improving and maintaining the health and well-being of our associates and their families by providing innovative health, wellness and fitness programs.” ~ Koichi Hata, ASI President NEW 2014 Ohio Healthy Worksite GOLD Level Award The Healthy Ohio Healthy Worksite Award program annually recognizes Ohio employers that have demonstrated

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