Corporate Bio

Aim of NIDEC-SHIMPO CORPORATION

The aim of NIDEC-SHIMPO CORPORATION is to contribute to the development of our society and welfare of the global general public. We accomplish this ambitious goal through the development and production of the highest quality products at an exceptional value to our customers. Our commitment to the trinity of technology, skillfulness, and attention to detail is a unifying theme across our entire organization.

NIDEC-SHIMPO CORPORATION Established

October 31, 1946 (SHIMPO began power transmission business on April 7, 1952)


Major Business Activities

Manufacturer & Sales of Adjustable Speed Drives & Speed Reducers
Manufacturer & Sales of Factory Automation Systems
Manufacturer & Sales of Arts & Crafts Equipment
Manufacturer & Sales of Electronic Instruments & Related Equipment
Manufacturer & Sales of DC Brushless Motors
Manufacturer & Sales of PressMachines&Feed attachments
Other Business Related to Above


Paid-in Capital

2,592 million yen(As of March, 2012)


Number of Employees

2,069 (As of March, 2012, consolidated)


Annual Sales

20,711 million yen (As of March, 2012, consolidated)


Offices & Factories

Corporate Headquarters and Main Plant: Kyoto
Regional Offices: Tokyo, Nagoya, Kansai Sales Offices: Kanazawa, Fukuoka


Overseas Affiliated Company

NIDEC-SHIMPO AMERICA CORPORATION (Chicago, USA)
NIDEC-SHIMPO (SHANGHAI) INT’L TRADING CO., LTD. (Shanghai, China)
NIDEC-SHIMPO (ZHE JIANG) CORPORATION (Ping hu, China)
NIDEC-SHIMPO (H.K.) CO., LTD. (Hong Kong, China)
NIDEC-SHIMPO (TAIWAN) CORPORATION (Taichung City, China)
NIDEC-SHIMPO INDIA SALES AND TRADING PRIVATE LIMITED (Bangalore, India)
NIDEC-SHIMPO KOREA CORPORARION (Seoul,Korea)
NIDEC-SHIMPO DO BRASIL PARTICIPAÇÕES LTDA (Sao Paulo,Brazil)
NIDEC-KYORI MACHINERY(ZHEJIANG)CORPORATION (Ping hu, China)
NIDEC-KYORI(SHANGHAI) MACHINERY CORPORATION (Shanghai, China)
NIDEC MINSTER CORPORATION (Ohio, USA)


Board of Directors and Officers

Chairman: Shigenobu Nagamori
President: Tatsuya Nishimoto
Member of the Board Executive Vice President:Tamio Kohno
Member of the Board Executive Vice President:Hitoshi Inoue
Member of the Board Senior Vice President:Keiichiro Nishio
Member of the Board Vice President: Motosuke Yagaki
Director: Tetsuo Inoue
Corporate Auditor: Akira Sato
Corporate Auditor: Takashi Iwata
Corporate Auditor: Nobuya Tatebayashi
Vice President: Yukio Nakai
Vice President: Kazuyuki Yamashita
Vice President: Tetsuya Iwakuro
Vice President: Isami Yamaguchi
Vice President: Jyoji Tsujita


Land and buildings

Land: 35.517m2
Buildings :39,485m


Main Banks

Mizuho Corporate Bank, Kyoto Bank, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, Shiga Bank, Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ