Makino Milling Machine Co., Ltd. engages in manufacturing, sale and service of machine tools. Its products include vertical and horizontal machining centers, sinker and wire electrical discharge machines, cutters, and tool grinding machines. It operates through the following area segments: I, II, III, and IV. The segment I handles Japan, the Republic of Korea, China, Oceania, Russia, Norway, the United Kingdom, and all other areas not included in segments II, III or IV. The segment II covers China, ASEAN and India and is handled by Makino Asia Pte. Ltd. The segment III deals with all countries in North and South America and is handled by Makino Inc. The segment IV includes countries in the European continent except Norway and is handled by Makino Europe GmbH that . The company was founded by Tsunezo Makino on May 1, 1937 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.