Murata to expand multilayer ceramic capacitors production at Wuxi Murata Electronics 2018-11-14


Wuxi Murata Electronics Co., Ltd. (Wuxi New District, Wuxi City, Jiangsu Province), a manufacturing subsidiary of Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd., will commence construction of a new production building in November 2018.
The construction of the new facility will increase production capacity for multilayer ceramic capacitors in order to respond to increased demand. A new office and energy building will also be constructed at the same time.

Overview of production building / management building / energy building

Construction / Size: 

Production building: Reinforced concrete; four stories  Office: Reinforced concrete; five stories  Energy building: Reinforced concrete; three stories

Total floor area:

Production building: 94,925㎡ Office: 15,708㎡  Energy building: 16,595 ㎡

Building area: 

Production building: 22,155㎡ Office: 3,165㎡ Energy building: 5,138㎡

Site scheduled for construction:

Wuxi Export Processing Zone A Zone (Land acquired in April 2018)

Construction period: 

Commencement: November 2018  Completion: Scheduled for December 2019

Total investment: 

Approximately 14 billion yen (buildings only)


Overview of Wuxi Murata Electronics Co., Ltd.



No. 6, Xingchuang 1st Road, Wuxi Export Processing Zone B Zone,

Wuxi, Jiangsu, China


December 16, 1994


$282 million


Shinji Nomura

Number of employees:

10,411 (As of September 30, 2018)


Manufacturer of ceramic capacitors and other products