About Nidec Corporation

M&A History

Nidec has strategically utilized M&A from early on in its history as a driving power behind growth.

Our M&A specializes in "everything that spins and moves" and is executed based on the philosophy of "purchasing the time" that will be otherwise necessary to foster technology and sales channels.

No. Year Month Japan International
1 1984
February Torin Corporation
Axial fan division (USA)
2 1989
January DC Pack
3 1989
March Shinano Tokki
4 1991
May Power General Corporation (USA)
5 1992
January Japan Seagate
Precision composite parts division
6 1993
October Masaka Electronics
7 1995
February Kyoritsu Machinery
8 1995
February Shimpo Industries
9 1996
February Daisan Industry
10 1997
March Tosok
11 1997
April Read Electronics
12 1997
May Kyori Kogyo
13 1997
October Nidec Power General
14 1998
February Cone Art Kilns Corporation (Canada)
15 1998
February Copal
16 1998
February Copal Electronics
17 1998
February PST
18 1998
October Shibaura Nidec
19 1999
May Kyowa Hightech
20 1999
October Nemicon
21 2000
March Y-E Drive
22 2000
October Seagate Corporation
Motor division of Rangsit Plant (Thailand)
23 2003
October Sankyo Seiki Mfg.
24 2006
November FUJISOKU
25 2006
December Valeo S.A.
Motor & actuator business division (France)
26 2007
February Brilliant Manufacturing Ltd.
(Singapore)
27 2007
April Japan Servo
28 2010
January Home appliance motor business of ACC Corporation (Italy)
29 2010
February SC Wado Component Co., Ltd. (Thailand)
30 2010
September Motors & Controls business of Emerson Electric Co. (USA)
31 2011
July SANYO Seimitsu
32 2012
April The Minster Machine Company (USA)
33 2012
May Ansaldo Sistemi Industriali S.p.A. (Italy)
34 2012
September Avtron Industrial Automation, Inc. (USA)
35 2012
October SCD Corporation (Korea)
36 2012
November Kinetek Group Inc. (USA)
37 2012
December Jiangsu Kaiyu Auto Appliance (China)
38 2014 January
Mitsubishi Materials C.M.I.
 
39 2014 March
Honda Elesys
 
40 2015 February
 
Geräte- und Pumpenbau GmbH Dr. Eugen Schmidt (Germany)
41 2015 May
 
Motortecnica s.r.l. (Italy)
42 2015 July
 
SR motor and drive business of China Tex Mechanical & Electrical Engineering Ltd(China)
43 2015 August
 
Arisa, S.A. (Spain)
44 2015 August
 
KB Electronics, Inc. (USA)
45 2015 September
 
E.M.G. Elettromeccanica S.r.l. (Italy)
46 2015 September
 
PT. NAGATA OPTO INDONESIA (Indonesia)
47 2016 May
 
E.C.E. S.r.l. (Italy)
48 2016 May
 
ANA IMEP S.A. (Romania)
49 2016 December Canton Elevator, Inc. (USA)
50 2017 January Motor and Electric Power Generation businesses of Emerson Electric Co. (France)
51 2017 January Drive business of Emerson Electric Co. (UK)
52 2017 March Vamco International, Inc. (USA)
53 2017 July LGB Elettropompe S.r.l. (Italy)
54 2017 July Secop Group (Germany)
55 2017 October Tokyo Maruzen Industry
56 2017 October
SV Probe Pte. Ltd. (Singapore)