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Sanken Electric Co., Ltd.

Sanken Corporation

sanken-logo Sanken Electric Co., Ltd. - Sanken Electric Co., Ltd., a leading global supplier of analog power semiconductor products, designs and manufactures a wide range of power management ICs, motor control ICs, LED lighting ICs as well as high quality automotive semiconductor devices and discrete components.

Sanken Electric Co., Ltd. manufactures and sells discrete semiconductors such as diodes and transistors, and analog integrated circuits. The Company also manufactures various kinds of adapters and surge/transient protectors.

Sanken Electric Co., Ltd. is a Japan-based semiconductor manufacturing company. The Company operates in four business segments. The Semiconductor Device segment is engaged in the manufacture and sale of semiconductor devices. The Cold Cathode Fluorescent Lamp (CCFL) segment is engaged in the manufacture and sale of CCFL products. The Power Module (PM) segment is involved in the manufacture and sale of PM products. The Power System (PS) segment is involved in the manufacture and sale of PS products. As of March 31, 2014, the Company had 30 consolidated subsidiaries.

The company deals with electrical power every day, offering its lines of power management semiconductors, switching power supplies, and uninterruptible power systems (UPS) for equipment that needs to run constantly, including home appliances, automobiles, office equipment, and factory gear. Among its semiconductor parts are diodes (including light-emitting diodes, or LEDs), power integrated circuits, thyristors, and transistors. Sanken Electric also makes cold cathode fluorescent lamps (CCFLs), which are used as backlights in LCDs, the displays in cell phones and laptops. The company gets around 70% of its sales in Japan.