Facts & Figures

DENSO is a global manufacturer of automotive components offering advanced automotive technologies, systems and products. We will fulfill our corporate social responsibility by providing the world's first products and technologies.

Established Dec. 16, 1949
Head Office 1-1, Showa-cho, Kariya, Aichi 448-8661, Japan


Capital ¥187.5 billion
Revenue ¥4,936.7 billion (US$44.6 billion) on a consolidated basis
*From April 1, 2020 to March 31, 2021
Operating Profit ¥155.1 billion (US$1.4 billion) on a consolidated basis
*From April 1, 2020 to March 31, 2021
Profit ( Attributable to owners of the parent company )
¥125.1 billion (US$1.1 billion) on a consolidated basis
*From April 1, 2020 to March 31, 2021
Employees 168,391 on a consolidated basis
Consolidated Subsidiaries
200 (Japan 64, North America 23, Europe 32, Asia 74, Others 7)
Affiliates under the Equity Method 88 (Japan 24, North America 11, Europe 17, Asia 32, Others 4)

Figures are based on IFRS. Data is accurate as of March 31, 2021 unless otherwise stated.
U.S. dollar amounts have been translated, for convenience only, at the rate of 110.71 yen = US$1, the approximate exchange rate prevailing on March 31, 2021. Billion is used in the American sense of one thousand million.

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Revenue by region

  • Japan ( Including DENSO CORPORATION )

    Companies :65
    Revenue:3,177.0 Billion Yen

  • North America

    Companies :23
    Revenue:1,026.2 Billion Yen

  • Europe

    Companies :32
    Revenue:519.7 Billion Yen

  • Asia

    Companies :74
    Revenue:1,303.8 Billion Yen

  • Others

    Companies :7
    Revenue:40.4 Billion Yen

Data is as of March 31, 2021.
The figures for revenue include adjustments between segments.

Business Fields

Automotive Powertrain Control Systems
Development and manufacture of products for hybrid and electric vehicles, gasoline and diesel engine management systems and components, powertrain control systems, starters and power-generation systems such as alternators. 
Electronic Systems
Development and manufacture of semiconductor sensors, micro electronic devices such as ICs, and electronics products such as engine electronic control units (ECUs). 
Thermal Systems 
Development and manufacture of car and bus air conditioning systems, cooling systems and components such as radiators and cooling fans. 
Information & Safety Systems
Development and manufacture of ITS (Intelligent Transport System) products such as car navigation and ETC (Electronic Toll Collection) systems; telematics products; driving control and safety products (airbags sensors and ECUs); body electronics and meters. 
Small Motors
Development and manufacture of motors for windshield wiper systems, power windows, power seats, power sliding doors, power steering, engine control systems and other automotive systems. 
Consumer Products Home Appliances
Development and manufacture of products such as CO2 refrigerant heat-pump water heaters, central air conditioners and Home Energy Management Systems (HEMS). 
Industrial Products Industrial Products
Development and manufacture of factory automation products (industrial robots, programmable logic controllers,) automatic identification products (bar-code readers, QR code readers and IC card-related products.)
(Developed and manufactured by DENSO WAVE INCORPORATED) 


DENSO's New Business Fields
Energy Management
We are helping to realize a low-carbon society through micro-grid products and technologies including Home Energy Management Systems (HEMS), storage batteries, V2H (vehicle-to-home) power supply systems, and other products that create, store, and conserve energy in the age of connected cars and homes. 
Agriculture Technology
Utilizing greenhouse environment control systems and energy conservation technologies, we contribute to more efficient and stable vegetable cultivation and improved agricultural competitiveness. 
Agriculture Technology(Cold Chain)
Through energy-saving cooling and freezing technology, as well as technology to preserve freshness, we are contributing to safety and assurance in food transport and supply from production to consumption. 
Our sensing technologies are contributing to safer and more secure living. 
Community Network Solution Business
We support information distribution within communities to help enhance security, safety and convenience in daily lives. 
Our biosensor system and surgical-support robot help in disease prevention, early detection and recovery, improving the quality of life. 
Biotechnology (Micro Algae)
We aim to contribute to environmental quality by utilizing an efficient algae cultivation process for CO2 absorption and by producing biofuel as an alternative to fossil fuels. 
Electric Power Assist
Electric power assist technology derived from our automotive motor/control systems contributes to a safer, more secure and eco-friendly society.