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Fact Sheet for Toshiba Corporation

Nationality: Japan
Contact Address: 1-1-1 Shibaura  Minato-ku Tokyo 105-8001 Japan Tel: +81 33457.4511 Fax: +81 33457.4511
WebAddress: http://www.toshiba.co.jp/
General: Toshiba Corporation, a world leader in high technology is engaged along with its subsidiaries in the research and development, manufacturing and sales of high-technology electronic and energy products, which span Digital Products, Electronic Devices, Social Infrastructure, Home Appliances and Others. The Company’s products are manufactured and marketed throughout the world with approximately 51% of its sales in Japan and the remainder in Asia, North America, Europe and other parts of the world. During the fiscal year March 31, 2007, sales of digital products represented the approximately 36% of the Company’s total sales. On October 16, 2006, the Company completed the acquisition of BNFL USA Group Inc. and Westinghouse UK Limited (collectively referred to as Westinghouse). Toshiba Corporation has sold Toshiba Ceramics Co Ltd and Toshiba EMI.
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First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 9 reports

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