The amount industrial impact in a country determines its economy. In a developing economy like India, it is important to have a large influence of industries so as to generate income and employment for the people and hence to improve their standards of living.
The business is not only dependent upon the indigenous industries but also industries some a developed economy. In a country like India, it is easy for industries to invest in its economy because of its large population and cheap labor and the developing state of its economy. There is a large number of industries from foreign countries those are operating in our nation like from USA, Canada, Britain, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Philippines, France, Italy and much more. Here are the top 10 best Japanese companies operating in India in 2018.
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Hitachi is a Japanese company that was established in the year 107 years ago by Namihei Odaira. The headquarters of the company is in Tokyo. Hitachi is the subsidiary of the Hitachi group and the DKB group. Hitachi pioneers in electronics and digital equipment. Its production includes Automotive systems, High Functional materials & components, Social Infrastructure, Construction machinery etc. In the 2012 Hitachi was ranked 38th by the Forbes Global 500 magazine. Hitachi has annual revenue of about 9.7 trillion yen.
Mitsubishi is one of the largest Japanese companies and is a part of the Mitsubishi Group of companies, an autonomous body. The company was established in the year 1870 and Iwasaki Yataro had laid the foundation stones. Headquartered in Tokyo the company had suffered a tremendous loss during the Second World War but it reconstructed its units in no time and escalated the growth of Japan as well. Mitsubishi does mining, financial services, shipbuilding, telecom, automobiles etc. The company has a significant employee base of 350,000.
Canon is a world famous brand famous for its camcorders, photocopiers, cameras and computer printers. The company has its main building situated in Tokyo. It was founded in the year 1937 and has been operating since then. Canon has a worldwide access and delivers its products in various parts of the world. The annual revenue of the company was nearly 350.24 billion yen. The company has a strong employee base of 190,547. The name of the company was derivated from Buddhist bodhisattva guan in which means Kwanon in English.
Next in our list is Toshiba, a Japanese company established in 1875 with its headquarters in Tokyo. It has a worldwide market scope and exports its product to more than 100 countries on this planet. Toshiba excels in electronic parts and components, household devices, medical equipment, office parts and much more. It came to India more than 50 years ago and has been operating in the economy for a quite long time now. in 2013, Toshiba invested more than 3000 crores in the market to uplift the company. Today Toshiba has more than 189,545 employees out of which 10,000 are Indians.
Japan is famous for its automobile designs and that is proven by its various automobile companies that excel in this field. Toyota is one such company that was founded in the year 1937 with its headquarters in Aichi. Toyota is estimated to be the world’s largest automobile manufacturing company and was the first ever company to cross the boundary line of 10 million cars per year. Takeshi Uchiyamada is the chairman of the company. The company has an annual revenue of 27.21 trillion yen and an employee base of over 340,000 to cater the needs of billions on this planet.
Yamaha is Japanese multinational company that mainly produces bikes and musical instruments along with electronics and sports accessories. A public limited company that has an access to the entire world was established in 1897 by Torakusu Yamaha. The country has its headquarters in Shizuoka. The company along with other companies has contributed much to the development of its founding nation. Today the company earns nearly 391.24 billion yen per year and spends it on its 20,455 employees and staffs.
Honda is a multinational automobile company producing cars, bikes, and even aircraft. Just like its brother Toyota, it is also the world’s largest bike producing company with an employee base of over 200,000. The company was established in the year 1946 and brought to life in 1948 with its nerve center in Minato, Tokyo. Soichiro Honda and Takeo Fujisawa were the two persons behind the development of this company. Honda exports to more than 110 countries in the world which include the USA as well. The annual turnover of the company is 15 trillion yen.
Panasonic earlier known as Matsushita electrical co is a Japanese multinational company manufacturing various electronic equipment and exporting it to various parts of the world. It has global scale operation and is among the top 10 producers of its kind in many countries. The company was established in 1918 with its main building in Osaka. Konosuke Matsushita was the founder of the company. Its annual income is over 8 trillion yen and employee strength of nearly 250,000. Panasonic is also the fourth biggest television producer in this world.
The next company in our list is Sony, a name almost all of the country is acquainted with. It is Japanese multinational company that produces electronic equipment along with gaming consoles and much more. The play station series is a part of the gaming equipment manufactured by Sony. The company was founded in 1946 with its headquarters in Tokyo. the annual revenue of the company is nearly 7 trillion yen that helps to keep 125,300 employees happy for a year. The company is currently headed by Osamu Nagayama. The tagline of the company is “BE MOVED”.
Topping our list of top 10 Japanese countries in India is the famous Suzuki company. The company is a joint venture with the Indian automobile company to manufacture various models. The company is a multinational automobile industry that was established in the year 1909 with its nerve center in Shizuoka. The company manufactures various vehicles such as All Terrain Vehicles, motorcycles, cars, wheelchairs. It has a worldwide market for itself with 35 production units spread across the globe. It has a significant number of employees counting to 45,000. The products of the company are exported to above 192 countries. The annual revenue earned by the company is 2600 billion yen.
These are the top 10 Japanese countries in India in 2018. These companies have been involved in economy for a quite long time and have contributed much its developing nature. Most of the companies rank in the world as the best producers or the second best producers of their types of goods.