Kawasaki, Japan, June 21, 2010- Fujitsu Optical Components Limited (FOC) today announced that it will open an Asia business support center for its optical components products based in Shenzhen, China in addition to the existing facilities located in Sunnyvale, CA., USA and Milan, Italy. This new Asia business support center will begin operation on June 21. This strengthening of the global sales support network is expected to significantly expand its sales of optical components products worldwide.
In recent years, the business with customers in the Asian region (excluding Japan), has expanded rapidly (especially in China). The role of the Asian region as a manufacturing base for customers in Europe and USA has continued to increase. FOC has therefore decided to open a specialized support organization (Asia business support center) for its optical components products based in Shenzhen, China in addition to the existing facilities located in North America and Europe. This new Asia business support center will begin operation on June 21. This strengthening of the global sales support network is expected to provide valuable support for the customers and to significantly expand the sales of optical components products worldwide.
The organization dedicated to optical components products will provide marketing, sales promotion and technical support in the US, Europe and Asia (excluding Japan).
Fujitsu Optical Components Limited
Sales & Business Development Division
Marketing & Business Development Dept.
Fujitsu is a leading provider of ICT-based business solutions for the global marketplace. With approximately 170,000 employees supporting customers in 70 countries, Fujitsu combines a worldwide corps of systems and services experts with highly reliable computing and communications products and advanced microelectronics to deliver added value to customers. Headquartered in Tokyo, Fujitsu Limited (TSE:6702) reported consolidated revenues of 4.6 trillion yen (US$50 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2010. For more information, please see: www.fujitsu.com.
Aiming to strengthen Fujitsu's optical module business, Fujitsu Optical Components was established on April 1st, 2009 as a wholly owned subsidiary of Fujitsu Limited. With the establishment of the new company, the sales, research and development, and manufacturing functions of Fujitsu's optical module business are integrated under a unified management structure. Headquartered in Kawasaki, Japan, Fujitsu Optical Components is a leading supplier of the most advanced, high-reliable and customer-focused optical components for datacom and telecommunications applications in the global market. Its broad products line-up includes DWDM pluggable transceivers, full-band tunable 300pin transponders, G-PON transceivers and 40G/100G components. For additional information, visit http://www.fujitsu.com/jp/foc/en/.
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日付: 21 June, 2010