Founded in 1997, PT Amerta Indah Otsuka was built through a joint venture between Otsuka Pharmaceutical Japan and PT Kapal Api. Firstly the company was known as PT Kapal Indah Otsuka before changing to its current name in 1999. The company’s very first product was Pocari Sweat.
As the company started to grow, in 2004 PT Amerta Indah Otsuka opened their first manufacturing facility in Sukabumi, West Java. Followed by their manufacturing in Kejayan, Pasuruan, East Java 6, years later.