Murata Electronics (Thailand) Puts Finishing Touches to a New Building

Murata Electronics (Thailand) Puts Finishing Touches to a New Building

13/7/2011

Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.

President/ Statutory Representative Director: Tsuneo Murata

Overview

Murata Electronics (Thailand), Ltd., a manufacturing subsidiary of Murata Manufacturing Co.,Ltd. recently completed the new building that had been under construction.

Background

Buoyed by the increases in demand in the emerging nations, the world's electronic equipment and devices markets are looking at continued healthy growth in the mid - term and long - term, many industry experts believe. Furthermore, alongside the growth in these markets, hopes are also pinned on an expansion in the demand for electronic components as a result of the increasing sophistication of the kinds of functions that electronic equipment and devices are featuring.

To cope with these expected demand increases, Murata Manufacturing has been aggressively bolstering its production capabilities and, as part of the company's policy, has constructed a new building at Murata Electronics (Thailand) .

Details of new building

Objectives behind construction of new building:
  • To be able to cope in a timely manner with the increases in the demand for components.
  • To ensure a stable supply of components by having dispersed manufacturing bases for the company's products.
General floor area: Approx. 90m x 45m (2 floors)
Commencement of operations: Production will be commenced gradually starting in October 2011.
Items to be manufactured: Noise suppression components

Company Overviews

Location: Northern Region Industrial Estate 63 Moo 4, Tambol Ban Klang Amphur Muang, Lamphun 51000, Kingdom of Thailand
Date established: September 1988
Capital: Baht 450,000,000
Managing Director: Takeshi Izutani
Number of employees: Approx. 3,800 (as of March 31, 2011)
Items manufactured: Capacitors, piezoelectric products, module products, etc.

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