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$ 9.837 billion USD (FY 2012) (¥ 924.717 billion JPY ) (FY 2012)

NET INCOME

$ 38.053 million USD (FY 2012) (¥ 3.577 billion JPY ) (FY 2012)

NUMBER OF EMPLOYEES

* 3,971 (non-consolidated) * 50,342 (consolidated) (as of March 31, 2013)

WEBSITE Official website

FOOTNOTES / REFERENCES

FURUKAWA ELECTRIC CO., LTD. (古河電気工業株式会社, Furukawa Denkikōgyō Kabushiki-gaisha) is a Japanese electric and electronics equipment company.

The company was founded by Furukawa Ichibei in 1884 in Yokohama
Yokohama
when a copper-smelting facility and a wire manufacturing factory were established. Furukawa was a Japanese businessman who founded one of the fifteen largest industrial conglomerates in Japan, called Furukawa zaibatsu, to which Furukawa Electric
Furukawa Electric
belongs to this day.

The company is listed on the Tokyo stock Exchange and is constituent of the Nikkei 225
Nikkei 225
stock index .

Furukawa Electric
Furukawa Electric
aids CERN\'s experiments on the search for the Higgs boson
Higgs boson
with its superconducting magnet wires . The company's products also include superconductivity cables.

As of July 2013 the company has 137 subsidiaries and affiliate companies across Japan
Japan
, Europe
Europe
, North and South America
South America
.

CONTENTS

* 1 Business segments and products * 2 Furukawa Electric
Furukawa Electric
Group global logo * 3 See also * 4 References * 5 External links

BUSINESS SEGMENTS AND PRODUCTS

* ELECTRONICS AND AUTOMOTIVE SYSTEMS

* Wire
Wire
harnesses and electronic components for automobiles * Components for electronic equipment * Magnet wires

* ENERGY AND INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTS

* Copper
Copper
wire rods * Industrial power cables * Microcellular foam * Semiconductor processing tapes

* LIGHT METALS

* Aluminum can stock * Aluminum tank materials for LNG vessels * Aluminum materials for semiconductor manufacturing equipment * Processed aluminum

* METALS

* Copper
Copper
foils * Wrought copper products for electronics * Copper
Copper
tubes for air conditioning * Superconducting wires

* TELECOMMUNICATIONS

* Optical fibers and cables * Laser diode modules * Optical amplifiers * Networking equipments

FURUKAWA ELECTRIC GROUP GLOBAL LOGO

In April 2013 the company adopted a new group global logo mark "that will be shared among all global group companies as a symbol to create a greater sense of unity while helping to convey a stronger global market presence for the Furukawa brand". The Furukawa Group logo adopted in 2013

SEE ALSO

OFS (Company)

REFERENCES

* ^ A B " Furukawa Electric
Furukawa Electric
Company Profile". Archived from the original on March 19, 2014. Retrieved March 19, 2014. * ^ " Furukawa Electric
Furukawa Electric
Financial Statements 2013" (PDF). Retrieved March 19, 2014. * ^ "Components:Nikkei Stock Average". Nikkei Inc. Retrieved March 19, 2014. * ^ "Furukawa\'s technology contributed to the discovery of the Higgs boson" (PDF). Retrieved March 19, 2014. * ^ " Furukawa Electric
Furukawa Electric
Group Sustainability Report 2013" (PDF). Retrieved March 19, 2014. * ^ "New