Hajime Isa, Chairman
International Nishikigoi Promotion Center
Thank you for visiting our website.
On behalf of hundreds of breeders
in Niigata, I would like to greet the Nishikigoi lovers in the world.
name is Hajime Isa, and I have taken the place of Mr. Mamoru Kodama
from April 2008 and has been given the important mission as the 2nd
chairman of INPC.
Thanks to the efforts of Mr. Kodama, Mr. Takada and other volunteers,
was founded in May 2005, half year after the quake, as the messenger
to tell everybody about the excellence of Nishikigoi from the
Nishikigoi was born in the “Chuetsu” mountain
area named Yamakoshi and
Ojiya approximately 200 years ago. Since then,
our predecessors’ enthusiasm and continuous efforts furnished
the colored Koi with the beauty worthy of “swimming jewelry”.
Now, Nishikigoi as the national fish of Japan is loved by millions
of people in many different countries.
As one of the Nishikigoi breeders in Niigata, I can assure you
of our further efforts to supply the most beautiful, safest and healthy
Please utilize INPC as the tool or bridge to communicate with
We always look forward to meeting you, hearing from you, knowing
more about you, and letting you know more about us.