IMACASA was established in 1964 in Santa Ana, El Salvador. It was based by Gebr. Weyersberg – a German toolmaker whose origin dates again to 1787 when it started manufacturing swords, knives, and bayonets within the well-known blade-making metropolis of Solingen. Becoming a member of in Gebr. Weyersberg’s growth into Central America as enterprise growth and funding companions have been the Deutsche Entwicklungsgesllschaft (DEG) of Germany, Adela Investments Firm from Luxemburg, and a gaggle of Central American traders – primarily Salvadorians.