$ 9.837 billion USD (FY 2012) (¥ 924.717 billion JPY ) (FY 2012)
$ 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)
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
The company was founded by
Furukawa Ichibei in 1884 in
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 belongs to this day.
The company is listed on the Tokyo stock Exchange and is constituent
Nikkei 225 stock index .
Furukawa Electric aids CERN\'s experiments on the search for the
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
Europe , North and
South America .
* 1 Business segments and products
Furukawa Electric Group global logo
* 3 See also
* 4 References
* 5 External links
BUSINESS SEGMENTS AND PRODUCTS
* ELECTRONICS AND AUTOMOTIVE SYSTEMS
Wire harnesses and electronic components for automobiles
* Components for electronic equipment
* Magnet wires
* ENERGY AND INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTS
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
* Wrought copper products for electronics
Copper tubes for air conditioning
* Superconducting wires
Optical fibers and cables
Laser diode modules
* 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
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Furukawa Electric Company Profile". Archived from the
original on March 19, 2014. Retrieved March 19, 2014.
* ^ "
Furukawa Electric Financial Statements 2013" (PDF). Retrieved
March 19, 2014.
* ^ "Components:Nikkei Stock Average". Nikkei Inc. Retrieved March
* ^ "Furukawa\'s technology contributed to the discovery of the
Higgs boson" (PDF). Retrieved March 19, 2014.
* ^ "
Furukawa Electric Group Sustainability Report 2013" (PDF).
Retrieved March 19, 2014.
* ^ "New