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The Hitachi Group contributes to society through a wide range of business operations including the social infrastructure business segment.

Sales Ratio by Business Segment

* FY 2012 (fiscal year ended March 2013)

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Information & Telecommunication Systems

Our expertise is gained through a wide range of areas and developed to provide IT services tailored to diverse needs from consulting to systems building, operations, maintenance, and support.

We have business operations in approx. 100 countries and regions

We provide total IT solutions—from consulting to systems development and operations—to support corporations that are upgrading social infrastructures and are globalizing their operations.

Sales 1,786.5 billion yen
Operating income ratio 5.9%


Power Systems

Our highly efficient and reliable thermal, hydro and nuclear power generation equipment, as well as wind, solar, and other renewable energy products, help to build a low-carbon society.

Share of wind power generation system orders in Japan 39%

In fiscal 2012, we had the largest share in Japan for wind power systems. By making these more efficient and by developing offshore wind farms, we are building a low-carbon society.

Sales 904.6 billion yen
Operating income ratio 3.3%

Wind Power Ibaraki Co., Ltd.'s
Wind Power Kamisu 1 Offshore Wind Farm

Social Infrastructure & Industrial Systems

Our railway and traffic systems, elevators and escalators, and water systems support daily life, and our industrial machinery and energy-saving solutions reduce environmental burden.

Freshwater supplied 336,000m3/day

This much water will be supplied to nearby industrial parks by Asia's largest desalination system, to be built by Hitachi for a seawater desalination project in Dahej, Gujarat, India.

Sales 1,313.8 billion yen
Operating income ratio 4.6%


Electronic Systems & Equipment

Our semiconductor electronic component processing equipment, broadcasting and communications systems, medical care and testing systems, and electric tools support the information age.

Medical MRI scanners supplied 6,300

As of April 2013, Hitachi Medical's MRI scanners maintained approx. 30 percent of the market share in Japan. Developing these and other medical equipment promotes better health for everyone.

Sales 1,041.3 billion yen
Operating income ratio 2.9%


Construction Machinery

Our technological expertise helps us to develop solutions in civil engineering and construction, building demolition, mining, and construction machinery sales, service and maintenance.

Overseas sales ratio 75%

This is Hitachi Construction Machinery's fiscal 2012 overseas sales ratio for excavators, wheel loaders, mining machinery, and dump trucks used on construction sites and mines around the world.

Sales 756 billion yen
Operating income ratio 7.2%


High Functional Materials & Components

This business segment produces special metals; magnetic materials; wires and cables; copper products; semiconductor, display and high functional materials; and synthetic resin products for IT, home appliances, and cars.

World share of ANISOLM 60%

Hitachi Chemical's ANISOLM, the world's most widely used high functional anisotropic conductive film for LCDs, helps, through low power consumption, to popularize flat panel displays.

Sales 1,336.4 billion yen
Operating income ratio 4.4%


Automotive Systems

We supply cutting-edge automotive equipment and systems globally, including systems for engine management, electric powertrains, drive control, and car information.

Ratio of automotive electronics products 45%

Hitachi Automotive Systems develops new electronic car parts. The fiscal 2011 ratio of those products to the whole product line was equivalent to fourth place among the top ten auto parts companies in sales worldwide.

Sales 806.8 billion yen
Operating income ratio 4.4%


Digital Media & Consumer Products

Our reduced-energy commercial and domestic air-conditioning systems, home appliances and all-electric products, as well as digital home appliances, help reduce the environmental burden.

Number of LED lighting models 2x

Responding to the surge of interest in powersaving and long-lasting LED lighting, Hitachi Appliances will expand the product line from 600 models in fiscal 2012 to 1,200 in fiscal 2013.

Sales 818.5 billion yen
Operating income ratio -0.7%


Financial Services

Worldwide, our optimal business solutions cover lease, loan and rental services, card services and securitization, payment and collections, non-life insurance, trust, and outsourcing services.

Power generated from renewable energy 2x

Through financial services provided to environmental projects, Hitachi Capital boosted power generated from renewable energy from 160 MW in fiscal 2012 to 320 MW in fiscal 2015, promoting wider renewable energy use.

Sales 340.2 billion yen
Operating income ratio 8.6%



Hitachi is also active in logistics, including systems logistics, freight, inventory management, and packaging for shipping, as well as in other fields such as real estate.

Eco-car ownership rate 66%

Hitachi Transport System's eco-car ownership rate includes hybrid, natural gas, electric and LPG vehicles, as well as nationally certified and lowemission gas and biofuel vehicles.

Sales 1,111 billion yen
Operating income ratio 3.6%