Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. is a worldwide leader in the design, manufacture and sale of ceramic-based passive electronic components, sensors, communication modules, power supply modules and batteries. Since its establishment in Kyoto, Japan in 1944, Murata has contributed to the evolution of the electronics industry and the advancement of society, within application areas in automotive, consumer devices, wireless connectivity, healthcare equipment and solutions, industrial, energy and more. Today, Murata is a global enterprise with over 100 offices worldwide. Aspiring to the slogan Innovator in Electronics, more than 80,000 Murata employees strive every day to develop promising new technologies, new innovations, and products that shape the future of electronics, enabling our customers to realize their visions. The company has employees and manufacturing facilities throughout the world. For more information, visit Murata's website at murata.com.