American Furukawa Inc. Established to Merge Furukawa Electric North America, Automotive Products Division, Inc. (FENA APD) and Furukawa America Inc. (FAI) to Supply World-Class Products to the Automotive, Electronics, Medical and Industrial Industries in North America.
Plymouth, Michigan - In an effort to realize the inherent synergies of products and technologies core to our parent company (The Furukawa Electric Co. Ltd.), American Furukawa Inc. was established on April 1, 2009. The merger of Furukawa Electric North America, Automotive Products Division, Inc. and Furukawa America Inc. will consolidate North American operations into a stronger, more efficient and more robust business operation that will create additional shareholder value.
The new company American Furukawa Inc. (AFI), located in Plymouth, Michigan will supply advanced technology Automotive, Electronics and Specialty products to several high technology industries.
Since our founding in 1875, The Furukawa Electric Co. Ltd., headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, is a leading global supplier of advanced machinery, nonferrous metals, electronic materials, chemicals and fuel products. Furukawa is grounded in its corporate philosophy “Furukawa endeavors to offer appealing products and services to its customers and to contribute to the creation of a prosperous society that is in harmony with the environment”. For more information, go to http://www.furukawa.co.jp/english/kaisya/01-05.htm