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Murata to expand multilayer ceramic capacitors production at Wuxi Murata Electronics


Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
Chairman of the Board and President:
Tsuneo Murata    


Wuxi Murata Electronics Co., Ltd. (Wuxi New District, Wuxi City, Jiangsu Province), a manufacturing subsidiary of Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd., will commence construction of a new production building in November 2018.
The construction of the new facility will increase production capacity for multilayer ceramic capacitors in order to respond to increased demand. A new office and energy building will also be constructed at the same time.

Overview of production building / management building / energy building

Construction / Size: 

Production building: Reinforced concrete; four stories  Office: Reinforced concrete; five stories  Energy building: Reinforced concrete; three stories

Total floor area:
Production building: 94,925㎡ Office: 15,708㎡  Energy building: 16,595 ㎡
Building area: 
Production building: 22,155㎡ Office: 3,165㎡ Energy building: 5,138㎡
Site scheduled for construction:

Wuxi Export Processing Zone A Zone (Land acquired in April 2018)
Construction period: 
Commencement: November 2018  Completion: Scheduled for December 2019
Total investment: 
Approximately 14 billion yen (buildings only)

Overview of Wuxi Murata Electronics Co., Ltd.

No. 6, Xingchuang 1st Road, Wuxi Export Processing Zone B Zone,

Wuxi, Jiangsu, China

December 16, 1994
$282 million
Shinji Nomura
Number of employees:
10,411 (As of September 30, 2018)
Manufacturer of ceramic capacitors and other products

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

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