NHK Spring Company

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NHK Spring Co., Ltd.
Public KK
Traded asTYO: 5991
Founded(September 1939; 80 years ago (1939-09))
Headquarters3-10, Fukuura, Kanazawa-ku, Yokohama, Japan
Key people
Kenji Sasaki
(Chairman of the Board)
Kazumi Tamamura
(President and CEO)
RevenueIncrease US$ 5.53 billion (FY 2013) (¥ 569.71 billion) (FY 2013)
Increase US$ 239.74 million (FY 2013) (¥ 24.67 billion) (FY 2013)
Number of employees
21,215 (consolidated as of 31 March 2013)
WebsiteOfficial website
Footnotes / references

NHK Spring Co., Ltd. (日本発条株式会社, Nippon Hatsujō Kabushiki-gaisha), commonly called as NHK Nippatsu (NHKニッパツ), is regarded as one of the world's leading spring manufacturers.[4] NHK also makes seats for automobiles, suspension systems for disk read-and-write heads used in hard-disk drives, industrial machinery & equipment and security solutions.[buzzword]

The company shares its initials, NHK, with the Japan Broadcasting Corporation, although it registered its trademark before the establishment of the latter organization.

The company is listed on the first section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange[5] and has 51 subsidiaries, 23 in Japan and 28 overseas.[6]


  1. ^ "Company Overview". NHK Spring. Retrieved September 12, 2014.
  2. ^ "Financial Statements". Bloomberg Businessweek. Retrieved September 12, 2014.
  3. ^ "Company Executives". Bloomberg Businessweek. Retrieved September 12, 2014.
  4. ^ "SAP Customer Success Story — Automotive — NHK Spring". SAP SE. 2013. Retrieved September 12, 2014.
  5. ^ "Company Summary". KaijiNet/JapanExpress. Retrieved September 12, 2014.
  6. ^ "Group Info". NHK Spring. Retrieved September 12, 2014.

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