Hitachi Astemo Miyagi Factory

TOKYO, May 30, 2022 – (JCN Newswire) – Hitachi Astemo, Ltd. today announced the start of mass production of electric vehicle inverters at its Miyagi No. 4 Factory, located in Murata, Miyagi Prefecture, to meet the growing demand for product electrification.

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Hitachi Astemo Miyagi No.4 Factory

There is a growing demand for electric vehicles around the world due to the prominent role they play in achieving carbon neutrality and carbon reduction targets set by governments. To meet this growing demand, Hitachi Astemo has expanded its production capabilities and product line of core electric vehicle components, such as motors and inverters, through the establishment of manufacturing subsidiaries and the integration of four companies that ended in January 2021. date, Hitachi Astemo had manufactured motors and inverters for electric vehicles, a central component that controls the operation of the generator set, at its plant in Kakuda, Miyagi Prefecture. However, to further expand production capabilities, Hitachi Astemo has decided to start mass production of these products at its Miyagi No. 4 Factory in Murata, Miyagi Prefecture, which was newly built in March 2021.

Hitachi Astemo is committed to providing advanced mobility solutions that help improve safety and comfort, as well as preserve the environment. In doing so, we help create a more sustainable society and value for our OEM customers.

About Hitachi Astemo, Ltd.

Based in Tokyo, Japan, Hitachi Astemo is a joint venture between Hitachi, Ltd. and Honda Motor Co., Ltd. Hitachi Astemo is a technology company that develops, manufactures, sells and services automotive and transportation components, as well as industrial machines and systems. For more information, visit the company’s website at
https://www.hitachiastemo.com/en/.

Source: Hitachi, Ltd.

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