Rubycon Corporation

Rubycon Corporation

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Rubycon Corporation
Native name
Private KK
Industry Electronics
Founded (April 28, 1952; 67 years ago)
Headquarters Nishi-Minowa, Ina CityNagano Prefecture 399-4593, Japan
Key people
Itsuaki Tonouchi
(President and CEO)
Revenue Increase JPY 64 billion (FY 2013) (US$ 629.4 million) (FY 2013)
Number of employees
3,000 (consolidated)
Website www.rubycon.co.jp


Rubycon Corporation (ルビコン株式会社 Rubikon Kabushiki-gaisha) is a Japanese electronics company, whose main products are electrolytic capacitors (AECs), film capacitors and power supply units[2] with a wide range of applications including consumer, industrial, power, lighting and automotive.

Founded in 1952 as Nihon Denkai Seisakusho (有限会社日本電解製作所), it changed its name to Shin-Ei Electronics Inc. (信英電子株式会社) in 1960. The company was formerly known as Seibu Shin-Ei Inc. and changed the name to Rubycon Corporation in December 1990.

Rubycon holds a significant world market share in the capacitor market and has 11 production sites, 10 in Japan and one in Indonesia. Rubycon appointed Supreme Components International, a Singapore-based electronics distributor as their franchised distributor.