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KYOCERA Completes Share Transfer with Toppan Printing and NEC Corporation, Making ‘NEC Toppan Circuit Solutions’ a Wholly-Owned Subsidiary

Company name changed to KYOCERA Circuit Solutions, Inc.

October 1, 2013
Kyocera Corporation (President: Goro Yamaguchi) announced on August 6, 2013 that it would be acquiring all shares in NEC Toppan Circuit Solutions, Inc. (also known as “TNCSi”). According to plan, as of October 1, 2013, all shares have been transferred and the company has become a wholly-owned subsidiary. An overview of the new subsidiary, including new company name and new president, is provided below.

Overview

Company name

KYOCERA Circuit Solutions, Inc.

Headquarters

19-26 Shibaura 3-chome, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan

Representative

 - President and Representative Director
 - President and Executive Officer
 Yohsuke Nishiyama

Operations

Development, design, manufacture and sales of high-density multilayer printed circuit boards (PCBs) for industrial applications, build-up PCBs for consumer electronics, module PCBs, etc.

Controlling share

Kyocera Corporation: 100%

No. of employees

Non-consolidated: 760; consolidated: 1,119

Main facilities

Manufacturing plants: 2 in Japan (Niigata Shibata Plant; Toyama Nyuzen Plant); 1 in Philippines (KYOCERA Circuit Solutions Philippines, Inc.)
Sales offices: 3 in Japan (Tokyo, Nagoya, Osaka); 2 in U.S.A. (San Diego, San Jose)(KYOCERA Circuit Solutions USA, Inc.)


The new company name was chosen in order to further enhance recognition of the Kyocera Group’s business in the global market by combining the KYOCERA brand name along with a description of the subsidiary’s main business. The company name change takes effect today, October 1, 2013.

To learn more about the share transfer agreement, please see: http://global.kyocera.com/news/2013/0803_kyoi.html