Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
Chairman of the Board and President:
In August of 2017, Murata Energy Device Wuxi Co., Ltd. (Wuxi City, China), a manufacturing subsidiary of Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd., began construction of a fourth production building. On Wednesday, August 8, the company held a ceremony to celebrate the construction’s completion. The new facility was built primarily to expand the production capabilities of lithium-ion secondary batteries for use in mobile devices and strengthen the company’s ability to respond to anticipated market demand for the solution.
Date & time:
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
Ceremony 10:30 to 11:30
|Location:||No.41, Zhujiang Road, New District, Wuxi, Jiangsu Province, China|
|Guests:||Government officials and others|
|Company attendees:||Norio Nakajima, Representative Director & Senior Executive Vice President and others|
New Building Overview
|Structure & scale:||
Factory building: Five stories, steel frame, reinforced concrete
|Total floor area:||
Factory building: 88,178 m²
|Building area:||22,508 m² (including annex attached to factory building)|
|Total investment amount:||Approx. 16 billion yen (building only)|
Murata Energy Device Wuxi Co., Ltd.
|Location:||No.27, Changjiang Road, New District, Wuxi, Jiangsu Province, China|
|Established:||September 2017 (Acquired battery business from Sony Corporation)|
|Representative:||Shinji Nomura, Chairman|
|No. of employees:||7,548 (as of July 31, 2018)|
|Business:||Lithium-ion battery packs and module manufacturing|