TDK Corporation manufactures recording media, ferrite products, and recording device products. The company also produces inductor, ceramic capacitor, magnet, HDD head, and other components. The company, in October 2008, acquired the EPCOS Group. The EPCOS Group is a group of electronics components companies that develop, manufacture, and sell capacitors (ceramic, aluminum electrolytic, and film capacitors), inductive devices, sensors, high-frequency components, and other products. Segments The company’s businesses are classified into Electronic materials and components segment and the Recording media segment. The main products which are manufactured and sold by the two business segments are as follows: Electronic materials and components products segment: The company offers multilayer ceramic chip capacitors, rare-earth magnets, ferrite cores, inductive devices (coils and transformers), switching power supplies, HDD heads, energy devices, and products manufactured and sold by the EPCOS Group. Recording media products: The company offers audio tapes, video tapes, CD-Rs, DVDs, and tape-based data storage media for computers. Significant Events In January 2010, Imation Corp. announced that it has signed a strategic agreement with TDK Corp. to jointly develop and manufacture magnetic tape technologies. Under the agreement, the companies would collaborate on the research and development of future tape formats in the two companies' research centers in the U.S. and Japan. Markets The company sells electronic materials and components products to the electric industry, mainly in Asia and Japan; and recording media products mainly in Japan, Europe, and North America. History TDK Corporation was founded in 1935.
tdk corp (6762:Tokyo)
Shibaura Renasite Tower
Phone: 81 3 6852 7300
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