Makita Corporation is a manufacturing brand known for their power tools across the globe. The company is based in Anjo, Aichi, Japan. Although, they are a Japanese brand, but they have their factories in many other countries that include Mexico, China, Brazil, Canada, United Kingdom, United States, Germany, Brazil, and Romania. The annual sales of company is more than US$ 3 billion. The company has a work force of over 13,400 people working in the various countries globally. The Shiho Hori is the President of the company, whereas MashikoGoto act as the Chairman of this manufacturing organization. There is a great variety of tools sold by the company in the North American market.
Makita Important Details
The company was established about 100 years ago as an electric motor sales and repair company in 1915, but they manufacture their first tool in 1958. Presently, the company have grown to more than 40 countries globally. Also, they own 10 manufacturing plants in total that also include R&D facilities. The company sold their products through retail stores as well as online. This manufacturing brand operate service centers in almost all the countries where they have operations.
There are many different types of power tools sold by the company that include pneumatic, metalworking, woodworking, cordless, pneumatic, saws, polishing, and bench top products. In addition to that, Makita Corporation also offer accessories for drilling, cutting, material removal, protective equipment, and many more.