DENSO at a Glance

DENSO is a leading supplier of advanced automotive technology, systems and components for major automakers. We are committed to making the world a better place through our world-first products and technologies.

DENSO Worldwide

1949 established

Leading the way globally

DENSO started as a manufacturer of automotive-electric products. After decades, DENSO became a global supplier of systems and components and is expanding its business to non-automotive fields, such as Home Energy Management Systems (HEMS), medical robots and agricultural support.

US $40.4 billion in annual sales

Supporting automakers worldwide

DENSO provides leading technology and high-quality products as a trusted partner of automakers around the globe. Our world-first advances range from diesel common rail systems that dramatically improve diesel engine performance to night view technology that detects pedestrians at night.

150,000 employees in 200 group companies

Meeting local needs globally

DENSO demonstrates its expertise in 38 countries and regions by combining local needs with global standards.

DENSO in Europe

1972 established

Continuous expansion throughout Europe

Since the Dutch already introduced the Japanese society to European culture in the 17th century, the first representative office was established in Amsterdam, The Netherlands In 1972. One year later the regional headquarters Nippondenso Europe (now DENSO International Europe) was established in Weesp, The Netherlands. Since then DENSO Europe grew and has sales companies and manufacturing plants all over Europe.

Powered by diversity

Diversity in languages, cultures and locations

DENSO has 29 official group companies with over 40 locations in Europe (as of March 31, 2016). A total of European 14 languages are spoken (actually 15 if we include the DENSO operations in Morocco). And just imagine the cultural differences from North to South and from West to East. This is why we say “DENSO: Powered by our Diversity”.

16,312 employees in 44 sites

Meeting local needs Europe-wide

Winning customers’ trust and being a reliable supplier, DENSO in Europe expands its footprint to be close to its clients. DENSO also emphasizes human development to improve and strive for a better future.

DENSO in France

1985 established

30 years and still young

In 1985, DENSO Europe established a French representative office in Jouy-en-Josas in order to start the promotion of its products to French customers. By gradually developing systems and products for its customers, DENSO Sales France S.A.R.L. could become established as a registered company in France in 1995.

Innovation as our mission

French automotive industry, one of the largest in the world

The French automotive industry is innovative and has many partnerships and a wide variety of joint-ventures around the world. DENSO France is working hard to lead this very diverse multi-cultural set of customers by pulling together DENSO's state-of-the-art global assets to support its customers’ "local" needs wherever they are, while considering the global picture.

62 employees at 2 sites

Meeting local needs through diversity

With 2 locations in France, DENSO always provides close support to its customers by supplying a variety of local services: OE Sales, Quality, Engineering, Aftermarket and Industrial Solutions such as Robotics. We are a young and diverse team from all over the world, working in a modern and relaxed working environment. DENSO France is a good example of DENSO’s high diversity and expertise.