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Japanese Automotive Supplier Report 2012

  • Published: October 2012
  • Region: Japan
  • 296 Pages
  • SupplierBusiness

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The automotive industry remains an important part of Japan's economy. Carmakers and automotive suppliers together employ over 5.3 million workers, which is equivalent to 8.5% of the country's total workforce. The industry generates 10% of the country's tax revenues and makes up 15% of the manufacturing sector, which generates roughly 20% of Japan's GDP. However, Japan's automotive industry is facing many pressures to remain competitive, a struggle which will inevitably produce a mixture of both winners and losers.

Domestic manufacturing, including the Japanese automotive sector, is still reeling from the Great East Japan Earthquake. Exports are being hampered by the appreciation of the yen, which is forcing carmakers to shift production overseas and quickening the pace of overseas investments by suppliers. The ageing population in Japan will begin to impact demand for vehicles domestically and Japanese carmakers are also facing increased competition from Asian companies, especially South Korean carmakers and suppliers. This makes the current business environment and future outlook for Japanese suppliers increasingly difficult. It will therefore be interesting to see how companies READ MORE >

Japan – Supplier Industry Overview

Overview of Macro Economic Situation
- Post-Great East Japan Earthquake

Government Incentives & Outlook

Overview of Automotive Industry & Supply Chain

- Production in 2011 & Forecasts
- Export Destinations

Structure of Automotive Industry

- Manufacturing Presence of OEMs & Production Bases
- Investments by OEMS

Investments by Automotive Suppliers

Opportunities & Future Outlook

Supplier Profiles

- Ahresty
- Aichi Steel
- Alpha Corporation
- Asashi Tec
- Asti
- Eagle Industry
- Exedy
- Faltec
- Fuju Kiko
- Fuji Oozx
- Furukawa Battery
- H-ONE
- Harada Industries
- Hi-Lex Corporation
- Ikuyo
- Imasen Electric Industrial
- Jidosha Buhin Industrial
- Kasai Kogyo
- Meiwa Industry
- Mikuni Corporation
- Murakami Corporation
- Muro Corporation
- Musashi Seimitsu Corporation
- Nachi Fujikoshi
- Nichirin
- Nidec Tosok
- NIFCO
- Nippon Gasket
- Nippon Piston Ring
- Nippon Seiki
- Nishikawa Rubber
- Nisshinbo Brake
- Nittan Valve
- NOK
- Ogura Clutch
- Piolax
- Press Kogyo
- Seiren
- Shiroki Corporation
- SNT
- Suncall Corporation
- T.Rad
- Taiho Kogyo
- Toyota Radiator Manufacturing
- Teikoku Piston Ring
- U-SHIN
- UNIPRES
- Yachiyo Industry
- Yanagawa Seiki
- Yasunaga
- Yokowo
- Yorozu Corporation
- Yutaka Giken

List of Figures

Figure 1: Global Vehicle Production (units) [Source: OICA]
Figure 2: GDP Growth Trend for Japan (%) [Source: World Bank]
Figure 3: Overseas Vehicle Production by Japanese Carmakers [Source: JAMA]
Figure 4: Power Generation by Energy Type (FY2009) [Source: FEPC]
Figure 5: New Monthly Passenger Car Sales in Japan (units) [Source: JADA]
Figure 6: Top Selling Passenger Cars in Japan (units sold) [Source: JADA]
Figure 7: Alternative Fuel Vehicles in Japan (units) [Source:JAMA]
Figure 8: Japan Vehicle Production [Source: JAMA]
Figure 9: Vehicle Production by Type (2011) [Source: JAMA]
Figure 10: Japan Passenger Car Production Forecast [Source: JAMA (historical), IHS (forecast)]
Figure 11: Vehicle Export Destinations by Japanese carmakers (FY2011) [Source: JAMA]
Figure 12: Vehicle Exports from Japan by Carmaker Source: JAMA
Figure 13: Market Share by Passenger Car Sales [Source: JAMA]
Figure 14: Vehicle Production Facilities of Japanese Carmakers [Source:GoJapanGo.com (map), OEMs, JAMA]
Figure 15: Cars Imported into Japan (units) [Source: JAIA]
Figure 16: Japan: Passenger Car & Light Vehicle Production Forecast (units) [Source: IHS Automotive]
Figure 17: Japan: Passenger Car & Light Vehicle Production Forecast Close-up (units) [Source: IHS Automotive]

List of Tables

Table 1: Carmakers and Assembler Plants in Japan
Table 2: Planned New Car Models in Japan

- Ahresty
- Aichi Steel
- Alpha Corporation
- Asashi Tec
- Asti
- Eagle Industry
- Exedy
- Faltec
- Fuju Kiko
- Fuji Oozx
- Furukawa Battery
- H-ONE
- Harada Industries
- Hi-Lex Corporation
- Ikuyo
- Imasen Electric Industrial
- Jidosha Buhin Industrial
- Kasai Kogyo
- Meiwa Industry
- Mikuni Corporation
- Murakami Corporation
- Muro Corporation
- Musashi Seimitsu Corporation
- Nachi Fujikoshi
- Nichirin
- Nidec Tosok
- NIFCO
- Nippon Gasket
- Nippon Piston Ring
- Nippon Seiki
- Nishikawa Rubber
- Nisshinbo Brake
- Nittan Valve
- NOK
- Ogura Clutch
- Piolax
- Press Kogyo
- Seiren
- Shiroki Corporation
- SNT
- Suncall Corporation
- T.Rad
- Taiho Kogyo
- Toyota Radiator Manufacturing
- Teikoku Piston Ring
- U-SHIN
- UNIPRES
- Yachiyo Industry
- Yanagawa Seiki
- Yasunaga
- Yokowo
- Yorozu Corporation
- Yutaka Giken

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