Nidec Corporation (日本電産株式会社 Nihon Densan Kabushikigaisha) is a Japanese manufacturer of electric motors. Their products are found in hard-disk drives, household electric appliances, commercial and manufacturing equipment. The two product groups with the largest sales are hard-disk drive motors (30% of sales) and electrical and optical components (21.5%). The paid-in capital is 66,248,341,486 Japanese yen. The company has its headquarters in Minami-ku, Kyoto, and plants in Nagaokakyō, Thailand, the People's Republic of China, Singapore, Indonesia, the Philippines, the United States and Vietnam. Nidec was Number 42 on the Business Week IT 100.
Nidec is listed on the first section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange with number 65940. It is indexed in the Topix Large 70 and other indexes.
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