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Denso - statistics & facts

Denso Corporation is one of Japan's leading automotive component manufacturers, developing technologies enabling electrification, automation, and connectivity of vehicles. The company manufacturers combustion and hybrid engine vehicle components, climate control systems, and air-bag systems, among others. Moreover, Denso is active in the field of industrial automation as well, producing a line of industrial robots.

Denso generated total revenues of around five trillion Japanese yen in its 2021 financial year (or about 44 billion U.S. dollars). In the same year, the company held assets worth roughly 6.8 trillion Japanese yen (approximately equal to some 62 billion U.S. dollars).

Among the leading suppliers worldwide

In 2020, Denso was ranked as the second-largest automotive supplier in the world based on revenue. Germany-based companies Robert Bosch GmbH, ZF Friedrichshafen AG, and Continental AG are among Denso’s main competitors.
Japanese vehicle manufacturer Toyota is one of Denso's most important customers. Toyota Motor Corporation and its subsidiaries accounted for about half of Denso’s sales in 2021. Toyota also held around 24 percent of Denso's shares in 2020.

Domestic market remains a key region

Denso is a global corporation with a presence in over 30 countries; however, Denso's domestic market is its largest source of revenue. In 2021, the company generated almost 3.2 trillion Japanese yen from sales in Japan alone, which translates into some 52 percent of total sales. Denso’s next two largest markets are the rest of Asia and North America. Many subsidiaries are found within the Denso conglomerate which has some 168,000 employees worldwide. More than 79,000 – about 47 percent – of Denso’s employees are based in Japan.

Note: The exchange rate was correct as of March 31, 2021, when one Japanese yen bought approximately 0.00906 U.S. dollars.

Interesting statistics

In the following 4 chapters, you will quickly find the 23 most important statistics relating to "Denso".


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