KYOCERA Strengthens Presence in Advanced Ceramics in Germany
With around 77 000 employees, KYOCERA (up to 1982 Kyoto Ceramic) is active in many areas worldwide, offering a wide array of products, including advanced materials, components, equipment, networks and services. The headquarters is located in Kyoto/JP, where the company was founded in 1959 with 28 employees and has since developed into one of the worldwide leading suppliers of technical ceramic components. In the Fiscal Year 2019, consolidated business report (1 April 2018 – 31 March 2019) for the 286 companies in the group, sales totalling around EUR 12,99 billion were disclosed. The company focuses on supplying system solutions – strategically important areas of business are information and communication technology, products for improving quality of life as well as environmentally friendly products. In many user segments, the technology group can deploy components of Technical Ceramics, which have been part of the company’s core business since its founding.