Manufacturing in Asia

Precision Components Production, Electroless Nickel Plating, Injection Molding, Assembly

1.8"/2.5"/3.5" HDD drive components

Did you know that Kuroda group is a manufacturer of a precision components for hard disk drives? Our parts can be found in hard disk products of Hitachi Storage or Samsung Electronics.

Kuroda Electric Co., Ltd. is constantly seeking for an investment opportunities in region of Asia. In order to bring advantages to our customers, we have already initiated manufacturing services of specific products under our production control in some of our subsidiaries or newly in joint-ventures.

Manufacturing sites are capable of meeting various production needs from high volume automated runs to low volume runs with manual assembly. Our customers benefit of a direct contact with reliable manufacturer in Asia which can provide products of Japanese quality with highly competitive pricing that cannot be reached in Europe. Flexible production capabilities with global based support service enables to improve our efficient supply chain management.

Manufacturing Services of Kuroda Group

Our production sites are located in Thailand, China and India. We are focused on manufacturing electronic parts, metal parts, insulation parts, injection molded parts, optical film products, special purpose machinery and various items related to flat panel display industry, general electronics industry and photovoltaic industry.

Z. Kuroda (Thailand) Co.,Ltd.Z. KURODA (THAILAND) CO., LTD.
Thailand factory was established in 1990 and nowadays employs more than 1,300 people. Factory is equiped with state of the art press machines for metal and resin precision stamping, tapping and lapping. Production is focused on manufacturing of small size precise componets in cleanroom environment, especially integral components for hard disk drives. Part of production is engaged in custom converting of tapes and films for automotive and LCD industry. Thailand factory also operates vacuum moulding line for cleanroom compatible packaging and DI water washing machines. Quality deparment is equipped with latest technology, such as VCMM, CMM, CCD microscopes, X-ray EDX and others. Factory is certified by international standards ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and ISO/TS 16949.

Products: 1.8"/2.5"/3.5" HDD components (actuator arm, spindle parts, magnet mounting plate, body cover etc.), clean labels, DI washed plastic trays, optical films, backlight unit parts, gaskets, insulation tapes, adhesive tapes, films, kiss-cutting, die-cutting, slitting

Kuroda Shinsei (Thailand) Co., Ltd.KURODA SHINSEI (THAILAND) CO., LTD.
A joint-venture with Shinsei (Thailand) Co.,Ltd. was established in 2006 in order to cover growing demand for Nickel surface treatment in automotive and electronics industry (e.g. HDD components). Electroless Nickel plating provides ideal wear performance for applications in automotive areas and can also be used as a barrier layer for aluminum and magnesium alloys. Factory operates Japanese automatic Electroless Nickel plating lines for metals, SUS and Aluminium. Production processes comply with RoHS directive, evnironmental management includes inhouse Japanese wastewater treatment facility. Factory is certified by international standards ISO 9001 and ISO 14001.

Products: surface treatment processes (metals, aluminium, SUS), electroless nickel plating, surface passivation, chemical polishing

KC Automation (Shenzhen) Co.,Ltd.KC AUTOMATION (SHENZHEN) CO., LTD.
A subsidiary of Kuroda Techno Co.,Ltd. established in China, Shenzhen city, in 2005. Factory is engaged in design and manufacturing of special purpose machines and manufacturing automation, especially for automatic assembly of hard disk drives, testing equipments, fixtures, jigs, ultrasonic soldering machinery and various turnkey machinery solutions for electronics industry and cleanroom productions. Precision component production and machining is done in coopeartion with local partners. Company has already delivered numerous turnkey solutions supported by effective after-sales services. Factory is certified by international standards ISO 9001 and ISO 14001.

Products: R&D and manufacturing of special purpose machines (hard disk drive assembly line, ultrasonic soldering machine, automatic screw placing machine etc.), automatic inspection tools, fixtures, jigs, precision components production, machining  

Guangzhou Kuroda Electric Co.,Ltd.GUANGZHOU KURODA ELECTRIC CO., LTD.
Chinese factory was established in 2002 and nowadays employs more than 220 people. Production is focused on custom converting of wide range of materials from various vendors, imported from Japan as well manufactured locally, all in compliance with RoHS. Factory is equipped with single purpose as well complex converting machines for slitting, die cutting, kiss cutting, bending and lamination. Commonly converted materials are adhesive tape, doubles sided adhesive tape, urethane foams, conductive gasket, insulation film, insulation paper and similar materials related to consumer electronics. Factory is certified by international standards ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001.

Products: cushioning products, insulatotion sheets, conductive sheets, gaskets, optical films, nonwoven fabrics; custom converting, slitting, die cutting, kiss cutting, beding, lamination, import of raw materials from Japan

A newly established joint venture with Korean company ECOREA. Site is located in Pune City, Maharasztra Province, approximately 170 km south of Mumbai, with total space of 15.000 sqm. New company will give employment to approximately 250 people. Factory will produce plastic injection molded components for Indian consumer electronics industry. The market of plastic injection moulding covers about 7% of overall production in India and is growing steadily. Start of the production is scheduled for July 2011.

Products: plastic injection molded components; assembly

In 2011, a new joint venture was established in Hong Kong with Chinese group GKM (Gingko Metal Products). New company Kuroda GKM will include a wholly owned subsidiary named Rainbow Metal Technologies in Guangdong, China. Production site of 26.000 sqm will be engaged in the manufacturing of automobile, steel stamped and pressed components. Kuroda GKM Co., Ltd. will be engaged in the sales, support and management of RMT factory. New company will launch production in October 2011.

Products: metal pressed/stamped components for automotive and electronics industry, housings; single-shot die, large/medium size progressive die, transfer die, etc.

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Example of products manufactured by Kuroda Group