Selected for “Global Niche Top Companies Selection 100”
of Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
We are proud to announce that we have been selected for “Global Niche Top Companies Selection 100”, an award organized by Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry as part of its efforts to promote “Japan Revitalization Strategy” (approved in a Cabinet meeting), and the awards ceremony was held at the ministry on March 17.
The “Selection 100” of the ministry commends companies which extend their operation globally to embark on new businesses in global markets with their large share in their unique markets. In order to make Japanese companies more competitive, the award has been started with the aim of generalizing the experiences of those companies and helping more companies to challenge and develop into global markets, and the winners have been announced this March for the first time.
▲At the awards ceremony (Mr. Tomofumi Gotsubo, President, pictured at the most right, the second to the first row)
There are four categories in the award: “Machinery and processing”, “Materials and chemistry”, “Electricity and electronics” and “Consumer goods and others”. Six large-sized companies and 94 mid- to small-sized companies have been selected.
Our company, as a large company, has been selected for the category of “Electricity and electronics” (15 companies selected in all) as one of the niche top companies operating worldwide enjoying the top share in the world with its product of the brushless DC motor for air conditioners”.
▲Brushless motor for air-conditioners selected for the global niche top
This award will be a great encouragement to us and we are determined to continue our strenuous efforts to expand our overseas business with our solid and unique technological capabilities.
◆Press release of Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry on the selection