THE NEW VALUE FRONTIER

1990-

Jan.

1990

AVX Corp. joins the Kyocera Group.


AVX Group joins the Kyocera Group

Mar.

1990

Kyocera Industrial Ceramics Corp. is established in Vancouver, Washington, U.S.A.

Oct.

1991

Kyocera Environmental Charter is adopted.

Jan.

1994

Kyoto Purple Sanga Co., Ltd. is established in Kyoto, Japan in cooperation with 20 companies including Kyocera and Nintendo Co., Ltd.

Mar.

1995

Kyocera R&D Center, Yokohama (now Yokohama Office) is established in Yokohama, Japan;Tokyo Central Research Laboratory is relocated.

Jul.

1995

Kyocera R&D Center, Keihanna is established in Kyoto, Japan.

Dongguan Shilong Kyocera Optics Co., Ltd. (now Dongguan Shilong Kyocera Co., Ltd.) is established in China.

Sep.

1995

Kyocera Communication Systems Co., Ltd. is established in Kyoto, Japan.

Hotel Kyocera opens in Hayato (now Kirishima City), Kagoshima, Japan.

Dec.

1995

Shanghai Kyocera Electronics Co., Ltd. is established in China.

Sep.

1996

Kyocera Solar Corp. is established in Kyoto, Japan.

Aug.

1998

New headquarters building is completed in Fushimi, Kyoto, Japan with environmentally friendly features such as a solar power generating system.