Tokyo Electron Ltd.
Tokyo Electron Ltd. engages in the development, manufacture, and sale of semiconductor production equipment, flat panel display and photovoltaic cell production equipment, electronic parts, and telecommunications equipment. Its operations are carried out through the following segments: Semiconductor Production Equipment (SPE), Flat Panel Display and Photovoltaic Production Equipment (FPD/PV), Electronic Components and Computer Networks, and Others. The SPE segment provides the development, manufacture, service, and distribution of coaters/developers, plasma etch systems, thermal processing systems, single wafer deposition systems, cleaning systems, wafer probers, and other semiconductor production equipment. The FPD/PV Production Equipment segment handles the development, manufacture, service, and distribution of coaters/developers, plasma etch/ash system used in the manufacture of flat panel displays, and plasma CVD (Chemical Vapor Deposition) systems used in the manufacture of thin film silicon PV cells. The Electronic Components and Computer Networks segment manages the design, development, procurement, and distribution of semiconductor products centering on integrated circuits (IC), other electronic components, computer networks and software. The Others segment includes logistics, facilities management, and insurance businesses. The company was founded in November 11, 1963 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.