One report of COVID-19 at our facility in Yokohama, Japan



Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
President: Norio Nakajima  

On October 30th, Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. (hereinafter, "Murata") confirmed that an employee working at Murata Manufacturing Company, Ltd. Yokohama facility (hereinafter, "the site"), had tested positive for COVID-19.

1. Status of the employee 

The employee had showed symptoms since the October 28th, so the employee visited a medical institution for test and tested positive on October 30th. It has been confirmed that there were no close contacts within the company.

2. Current status of the site

To prevent infection with and minimize the spread of COVID-19, we sterilized the area and facilities where the employee worked.

We sincerely apologize for any anxiety or concern that this may cause people in the immediate and surrounding regions.
In accordance with government policies and guidelines, Murata is committed to doing our best to prevent infection with and minimize the spread of COVID-19, giving top priority to the well-being and safety of local residents, customers, suppliers, and all our employees.

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