|Traded as||TYO: 5803
Nikkei 225 Component
|Founded||Tokyo, Japan (March 1910 )|
|Headquarters||1-5-1, Kiba, Koto-ku, Tokyo 135-8512, Japan|
|Key people||Yoichi Nagahama, (CEO and President)|
|Revenue||¥ 491.118 billion) (FY 2012)|
$ 32.43 million (FY 2012)(¥ 3.049 billion) (FY 2012)
|Employees||52,409 (consolidated) (as of March 31, 2013)|
Fujikura Ltd. (株式会社フジクラ Fujikura Kabushiki-gaisha?) is a global, Tokyo-based electrical equipment manufacturing company, developing and manufacturing power and telecommunication systems products, including devices for optical fibres, such as cutters and splicers.
Fujikura was founded by Zenpachi Fujikura when he began manufacturing silk and cotton insulated winding wires in 1885. In 1910 Fujikura Electric Wire Corporation was established with Tomekichi Fujikura, Zenpachi's younger brother, acting as the company's representative. Over the years the company expanded both in Japan and overseas and as of 2013 the company had subsidiaries across Europe, Asia, North and South America and North Africa.
Business segments and products
- Power and telecommunicaton systems segment
- Electronics segment
- Automotive segment
- Wire harnesses and other electrical components for automobiles
- Real estate segment
- "Corporate Profile". Retrieved March 31, 2014.
- "Annual Report 2013". Retrieved March 31, 2014.
- "Fujikura History". Retrieved March 31, 2014.
- "Global Network". Retrieved March 31, 2014.
- "Components:Nikkei Stock Average". Nikkei Inc. Retrieved March 31, 2014.
- "Fujikura received an order of special large core fibers for the Subaru Telescope". Bloomberg Businessweek. Retrieved March 31, 2014.
- "Major Products". Retrieved March 31, 2014.
- Official website (English)
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