At a Glance

Here you can find basic information and features of Calsonic Kansei that has been put together in an easy to understand manner.
We deliver a wide range of solutions based on the strengths of our global operations.

By focusing on energy management and cabin innovationA supplier proposing system solutions

We propose comprehensive solutions for ideal energy management of vehicles, and innovative cabin space that is safe and comfortable.

A supplier proposing system solutions
  • Essential for vehiclesA wide range of product groups

    We develop and provide product groups that serve critical functions in motor vehicles, such as cockpit modules, interior products, electronic products, heat exchange products, climate control systems, and compressors.

  • Founded in1938

    We were originally founded as Nihon Radiator Manufacturing Co., Ltd. in 1938.
    Since then, we have continued to be a comprehensive manufacturer of automotive components, welcoming our 80th anniversary in 2018.

  • Sales of1.05 trillion yen

    Our consolidated sales for FY2015 was 1.05 trillion yen, balanced between Japan and overseas sales with 344.9 billion yen from Japan, 426.2 billion yen from the United States, 126.2 billion yen from Europe, and 222.3 billion yen from Asia. We are No.1 in sales for companies headquartered in Saitama Prefecture (as of March 2016).

A global companyOperating in 15 countries worldwide

We operate in 15 countries around the world, with about 79 production plants and 14 R&D bases (as of March 2016, including group companies).

Operating in 15 countries worldwide

Supplying to18automotive manufacturers

Our products are supplied to many automotive manufacturers, numbering 18 companies in Japan and overseas (as of March 2016). We are supporting the world’s automobile society through Monozukuri.


The total number of employees under the Group is 21,987 (as of March 2016). Every day, employees from different countries are putting their best into their work at places all over the world.

Over many yearsThe longest motor sports supporter

As the world’s longest running* title sponsor in the history of motor sports, we have been supporting Calsonic Team IMPUL since 1982 (*as a title sponsor for a motor sports team, as of March 2016 based on our research). At the same time, we have signed a multi-year official supplier contract with the F1 team, McLaren-Honda.

  • Totally eco-friendly

    All Calsonic Kansei plants, our Testing Research Center, R&D Center, and Headquarters have obtained ISO 14001 Environment Management System certification. Our domestic and overseas group companies have also completed their certification processes (excluding newly established companies).

  • Same quality worldwide

    All Calsonic Kansei plants have obtained ISO/TS 16949 Quality Management System certification for the automotive industry. Our domestic and overseas group companies have also completed their certification processes (excluding newly established companies). We achieve the same quality worldwide and make plans to meet the standards of each country.