NICERA (Nippon Ceramic Co., Ltd) is a Japanese company, founded in1975
and located in Tottori area. The core products of NICERA are ceramic
devices and semiconductor materials which are used to make infrared
sensors to protect property and life, ultrasonic sensor for car safety
and theft prevention, Hall sensors for detecting magnetic fields and
ferrite material for producing coils.
Micronas (SIX Swiss Exchange: MASN) is known
and recognized in the automotive and industrial business as a reliable
global partner for intelligent, sensor-based system solutions. Micronas
offers a variety of Hall sensors and embedded controllers for smart
actuators for automotive and industrial applications, such as drive
trains, chassis frames, engine management and convenience functions.
serves all major automotive electronics customers worldwide, many of
them in continuous partnerships seeking joint success. While the holding
company is headquartered in Zurich (Switzerland), operational
headquarters are based in Freiburg (Germany). Currently, the Micronas
Group employs around 900 persons.