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Japanese quality at its very best

Year Established: 1910

Headquarters: Tokyo, Japan

Parent: Hitachi Group

Our Findings

Hitachi is a Japanese multinational conglomerate that’s headquartered in Tokyo. The company operates in multiple business segments ranging from IT, to consumer electronics, construction and heavy machinery. Their product offerings for everyday consumers is not as diverse as their competitors, but what they do offer is considered to be top-notch.

Hitachi as a brand is mostly known for its air conditioners, but they also have a small market share in television, fridge and other consumer segments. This Fortune 500 company also has manufacturing hubs in India that primarily cater to Indian consumers. If you are looking for a non-Chinese consumer electronics brand, then Hitachi is a good choice.



Investor Information


Chinese Presence in Top Management: no

Nationality of Chairman/CEO: Japanese

Nationality of Top 3 Shareholders: American & Japanese

Indian Alternatives

Blue Star Godrej IFB

Foreign Alternatives

Bosch Electrolux LG
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