| 1973 The establishment of K.S. INDUSTRY CO.
1976 Started the manufacturing of terminals.
1978 The establishment of K.S. TERMINALS INC.
1981 Introduced the product lines of copper non-insulated and pre-insulated terminals.
1983 Successfully developed automatic machines for terminals assembly.
1984 Began the manufacturing of pre-insulated continual terminals and crimping tools.
1986 The establishment of a second plant and successful development in self-made stamping dies.
1987 Introduced TQC (Total Quality Control) system.
1994 Installed the first automatic storage and retrieval systems (AS/RS), which was subsequently integrated with MIS system, and the ISO quality assurance system.
1995 Began the manufacturing of din terminals and cord-end terminals. Acquired the ISO 9002 certification in December.
1996 The official acquisition of ISO 9002 certificate in January.
2000 The construction of KST new headquarters and plants completed.
2001 Established of the third division business unit and metal surface treatment plant.
Extended product lines of electronic ceramics, ceramic bases,
3C connectors, and optical-communication components.
2002 K.S.TERMINALS was officially listed on Taiwan’s stock market.
2003 The official acquisition of QS 9002 certification.
2004 The acquisition of ISO 14001 certification.
2006 Acquired the ISO TS 16949 certification and began to carry KST products into the car industry.
2008 The acquisition of ISO/IEC 17025 testing laboratory certification.
2010 Acquired the IECQ QC 080000 hazardous substance process management system certification.
The official acquisition of TIPS (Taiwan Intellectual Property Management System) certification.
2011 The establishment of a remuneration committee.
2013 Established Thai subsidiary, K.S. TERMINALS (THAILAND) CO., LTD.
2014 Established the 2nd testing laboratory in Suzhou factory (
China) and acquired the ISO/IEC 17025 certification.
2015 Established Vietnamese and Indonesian subsidiaries.
2016 Established Myanmar subsidiary,MYANMAR K.S.T CO., LTD