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Makita Corporation is engaged in the manufacture and wholesale of electric power tools and other tools in Japan, Europe, North America, Asia, and internationally. The company’s products include drills, grinders, sanders, hammer drills, rotary hammers, cordless impact drivers, cutters, circular saws, pneumatic tools, gardening tools, fastening and impact drilling/demolition products, planing/routering products, and dust extraction products, as well as outdoor power equipment. It is also involved in the production and sale of stationary woodworking machines, air tools, garden tools, and household tools. The company distributes its products primarily under the Makita or Maktec brand name. The company was formerly known as Makita Electric Works, Ltd. and changed its name to Makita Corporation in April 1991. Makita Corporation was founded in 1915 and is headquartered in Anjo, Japan.

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Makita Corporation Presents at The 9th Annual Daiwa Investment Conference 2015, Mar-02-2015

Makita Corporation Presents at The 9th Annual Daiwa Investment Conference 2015, Mar-02-2015 . Venue: The Prince Park Tower, 4-8-1, Shibakoen, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan.

Makita Corporation Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Nine Months Ended December 31, 2014; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Year Ending March 31, 2015

Makita Corporation reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the nine months ended December 31, 2014. For the period, the company reported net sales of JPY 311,119 million compared to JPY 283,137 million a year ago. Operating income was JPY 55,607 million compared to JPY 41,475 million a year ago. Income before income taxes was JPY 53,591 million compared to JPY 43,874 million a year ago. Net income attributable to the company was JPY 36,727 million compared to JPY 30,943 million a year ago. Basic net income per share attributable to the company shareholders was JPY 270.58 compared to JPY 227.95 a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was JPY 34,414 million compared to JPY 34,139 million a year ago. Capital expenditures, including interest capitalized were JPY 9,742 million compared to JPY 8,463 million a year ago. The company provided earnings guidance for the year ending March 31, 2015. For the period, the company expects net sales to be of JPY 400,000 million compared to previous guidance of JPY 385,000 million for the same period. Operating income expected to be of JPY 68,000 million compared to previous guidance of JPY 59,500 for the same period. Income before income taxes expected to be JPY 65,700 million compared with previous guidance of JPY 59,800 million for the same period. Net income attributable to the company expected to be of JPY 45,000 million compared with previous guidance of JPY 39,800 for the same period. Basic net income per share attributable to the company expected to be of JPY 331.53 compared with previous guidance of JPY 293.21 for the same period. Capital expenditures will be JPY 14,000 million. Depreciation and amortization will be JPY 9,000 million.

Makita Corporation Establishes Sales Subsidiary in Kazakhstan

Makita Corporation announced that the company has established a new sales subsidiary in Kazakhstan in order to strengthen its sales activities and after-sales services in the country. The newly established sales subsidiary plans to start operation on February 1, 2015. Before the establishment of Makita Kazakhstan LLP, Makita's sales operations in the Kazakhstani market had been conducted by Makita Gulf FZE through a local branch. By establishing a local sales subsidiary in Kazakhstan, which is enjoying rapid economic growth, the company aims to further expand sales while exploring new business opportunities in other central Asian nations by expediting the supply of products and parts and enhancing its after-sales services. Outline of the new subsidiary: Name: Makita Kazakhstan LLP; Location: 39, Kommunalnaya, Zhetysu district, Almaty; Representative: Yoshinori Matsumoto; Description of business: Sales and after-sales service of electric power tools, pneumatic tools, outdoor power equipment and spare parts in Kazakhstan and neighboring countries; Capital: $500,000; Makita Ownership: 100%; Establishment: October 30, 2014; Operating start: February 1, 2015; and number of employees: 10 persons in the initial year.


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