To respond to diverse performance requirements of the current automobile market, at our locations in Japan, North America, Europe and China, Akebono develops and evaluates friction materials and brake components that meet the needs of our customers. With manufacturing locations in Japan, North America, Europe and Asia, we provide products as OEM suppliers to global automobile manufacturers. We are proud to currently have approximately 43% share in the Japanese original equipment automotive disc brake pad market.
Our main OEM customers include Japanese manufacturers such as Toyota, Nissan, Honda, Mitsubishi, Isuzu and others. We also supply a wide range of global manufacturers, such as Porsche, GM, Ford, Mercedes Benz and others.