NIDEC CORPORATION is a global manufacturer of electric motors, and related components and equipment. The Company has 14 operating segments. The Company is engaged in the manufacture and sale of precious small motors, general motors, equipment, electric and optical components, automobile parts and others. As of March 31, 2013, the Company had 232 subsidiaries and five associated companies. On October 1, 2013, the Company fully acquired NIDEC COPAL CORP through a stock swap.