Izumo Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd., a manufacturing subsidiary of Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. located in Izumo City, Shimane Prefecture, has completed the construction of a new production facility begun in August 2019. The building completion ceremony was held on Tuesday August 4. With the completion of the new production building, Murata will build a system enabling the company to respond to medium- and long-term increases in demand for ceramic parts as a result of the increasing sophistication of electronic devices and use of electronics in automobiles.
Overview of Completion Ceremony
|Time and date:
||August 4, 2020 (Tuesday)
10.00 a.m. – 11.00 a.m.
||Hane industrial park (Azanishinosako 800-4 Hane-cho, Ohda City, Shimane Prefecture)
||Lieutenant Governor of Shimane Prefecture Shinji Matsuo, Mayor of Ohda City, Hirokazu Kajino, and others
||Izumo Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. President and Representative Director Takashi Masuda, and others
Overview of New Production and Energy Building
||Steel frame/Four stories
|Total floor area:
||4.99 billion yen
Note: Includes construction cost of new production building and investment in new production equipment to be installed in both the new facility and existing.
Izumo Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
||2308, Kaminaoe, Hikawa-cho, Izumo City, Shimane Prefecture
||430 million yen
||Takashi Masuda, President and Representative Director
|Number of employees:
||4,862 （as of July 31, 2020）
||Development and manufacture of ceramic capacitors
|Website (Japanese only):
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