Panasonic is celebrating its centennial year in 2018.
Learn about our 100-year history and events for the anniversary.

History in Vietnam

1971

Panasonic was present in Vietnam as Vietnam National Company (NAVINACO) in 1971

Photo of Panasonic was present in Vietnam as Vietnam National Company (NAVINACO) in 1971

1995

First representative office in Hochiminh City

Photo of First representative office in Hochiminh City

1996

Established Panasonic AVC Networks Vietnam

Photo of Established Panasonic AVC Networks Vietnam

2003

Established Panasonic Appliances Vietnam

Photo of Established Panasonic Appliances Vietnam

2005

Established Panasonic Vietnam as holding company

Photo of Established Panasonic Vietnam as holding company

2006

Established Panasonic System Networks Vietnam and Panasonic Industrial Device Vietnam

Photo of Established Panasonic System Networks Vietnam and Panasonic Industrial Device Vietnam

2007

Established Panasonic R&D Center Vietnam

Photo of Established Panasonic R&D Center Vietnam

2012

Established Panasonic Appliances Vietnam – Hung Yen Branch and Panasonic Eco Solutions Vietnam

Photo of Established Panasonic Appliances Vietnam – Hung Yen Branch and Panasonic Eco Solutions Vietnam
Photo of Established Panasonic Appliances Vietnam – Hung Yen Branch and Panasonic Eco Solutions Vietnam

History of Panasonic

The history of Panasonic goes back to when Konosuke Matsushita founded Matsushita Electric Housewares Manufacturing Works in 1918. See how the company evolved and developed into one of the leading electronics companies in the world today.

The Founder, Konosuke Matsushita

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The museum introduces the life of Konosuke Matsushita and the numerous milestones that have marked the Panasonic's development.

Panasonic Corporation and The Mainichi Newspapers agreed to undertake a joint time capsule project in celebration of the Japan World Exposition 1970: EXPO '70.