Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
Nidec Corporation is a joint stock corporation that was incorporated and registered under the Japanese Commercial Code (which was replaced by the Company Law in May 2006) of Japan on July 23, 1973 under the name of Nihon Densan Kabushiki Kaisha. Our corporate headquarters are located at 338 Kuzetonoshiro-cho, Minami-ku, Kyoto 601-8205, Japan. Our main telephone number is 81-75-935-6140. As of March 31, 2013, we had 232 subsidiaries located in 31 countries, and five affiliated companies located in four countries. We had 104,497 employees worldwide, 92.2% of which were employed outside Japan, as of March 31, 2013. We are one of the leading global manufacturers of electric motors and related components and equipment. We aim to achieve sustainable business growth by solidifying our leadership position in motor drive technology and expanding our product portfolio into a broader spectrum of the global electric motor market. ... More ...