Since its inception in 1961, JCB has been the leading credit card company in Japan. In 1981, JCB began its international development programme, and in less than three decades has established itself a solid foundation as a global payment brand built on trust, quality and superior service.
JCB's success is proof that not only does the company have strong ideal, but also lives up to them. Red represents strength, and the company's energy in all areas of business. Green symbolizes sharing, which leads the company's commitment to heartfelt service. Blue signifies support, and the group's extensive network that is dedicated to its customers, shareholders and partners. Today, JCB's network includes 12.32 million merchants and spans 190 countries and territories. JCB cards are now issued in 19 countries and territories, with 59.78 million card members.