Completion of construction of the production base, Foshan Murata Minmetals Materials Co., Ltd.

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3/14/2014

Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.

President/Statutory Representative Director: Tsuneo Murata

Overview

Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. has established Foshan Murata Minmetals Materials Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as "Foshan Murata") in the Shunde District of Foshan City in China's Guangdong Province as a Murata group company, and has completed construction of the plant on March 14.

Background

Murata has initiated Foshan Murata to meet the ever-expanding demand for electronic components centered around emerging countries. Foshan Murata will produce the ceramic raw materials used for electronic components manufactured by Murata. We will establish a stable production and procurement framework for raw materials in order to provide even more competitive electronic components to our customers than before.

Overview of Foshan Murata Minmetals Materials Co., Ltd.

Trade name: Foshan Murata Minmetals Materials Co., Ltd.
Location: No1-2, North Shunyuan Rd, Wusha Community, Daliang Street, Shunde District, Foshan City, Guangdong Province, 528300 China
Start of supply: June 1, 2014 (scheduled date)
Capital: US$21,200,000
Investment: 90% by Murata Manufacturing Group and 10% by Guangzhou Jianfeng Minmetals Rare earth Co.,Ltd.
Business: Manufacturing of ceramic raw materials for electronic components

Murata in Brief

Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. is a worldwide leader in the design, manufacture and sale of ceramic-based passive electronic components & solutions, communication modules and power supply modules. Murata is committed to the development of advanced electronic materials and leading edge, multi-functional, high-density modules. The company has employees and manufacturing facilities throughout the world. For more information, visit Murata's website at www.murata.com