Founded in Hasami, Nagasaki Prefecture in 1779, the Hakusan Porcelain Co, Ltd. continues the city of Hasami's, 400-year tradition of ceramic production. The local porcelain is renowned for its translucent properties and pristine whiteness.
Led by designer Masahiro Mori, Hakusan has been the leading porcelain producer in post-war Japan and has a long history of producing high-quality products. The company has been awarded the “Good Design” and “Long Life Design” prizes. Hakusan porcelain exemplifies the simple elegance of Japanese design.