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Harmonic Drive Systems is a provider of motion control solutions for incorporation in industrial robots, semiconductor manufacturing equipment, and other systems. The company designs, manufactures, and sells rotary and linear actuators, speed reducers, gear units and component sets, servo motors, phase adjusters, digital servo drives, micro incremental encoders, etc. Its products can be used in a range of applications, including industrial robots, aerospace, medical equipment, machine tools, measuring and testing, semiconductor equipment, factory automation equipment, and special machines.

TypePublic
Founded1970
HQShinagawa City, JP
Websitehds.co.jp

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Harmonic Drive Systems is headquartered in
Shinagawa City, Japan

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)1,097(-1%)
Revenue (FY, 2020)¥37.5 B(-44%)
Share Price (Nov 2021)¥5.2 K(+3%)
Cybersecurity ratingDMore
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Key People/Management at Harmonic Drive Systems

Akira Nagai

Akira Nagai

Chief Executive Officer
Hiroshi Ozawa

Hiroshi Ozawa

Executive Officer
Tetsuo Ikuta

Tetsuo Ikuta

Chairperson and CEO of Harmonic Drive Systems (Shanghai)
Yoshihide Kiyosawa

Yoshihide Kiyosawa

CTO, Chief of Harmonic Drive Laboratory
Minoru Asano

Minoru Asano

Senior Executive Officer, Production, Production Technology and Supply Chain
Hideo Yasue

Hideo Yasue

Member of Audit & Supervisory Board
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Harmonic Drive Systems Office Locations

Harmonic Drive Systems has offices in Shinagawa City, Azumino, Fukuoka, Matsumoto and in 8 other locations
Shanghai, CN
Room 206, 1#, No.641, Tianshan Rd, Changning District
Limburg an der Lahn, DE
Hoenbergstraße 14
Azumino, JP
10515 Hotakaariake
Azumino, JP
4034 Toyoshina
Azumino, JP
Hashizume-5103-1 Hotakaariake
Fukuoka, JP
1-chōme-15-20 Hakata Ekimae, Hakata-ku
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Harmonic Drive Systems Financials and Metrics

Harmonic Drive Systems Revenue

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Harmonic Drive Systems's revenue was reported to be ¥37.49 b in FY, 2020 which is a 44.7% decrease from the previous period.
JPY

Revenue (FY, 2020)

37.5b

Revenue growth (FY, 2019 - FY, 2020), %

(44.7%)

Gross profit (FY, 2020)

12.0b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2020), %

32%

Net income (FY, 2020)

(626.3m)

EBIT (FY, 2020)

67.6m

Market capitalization (10-Nov-2021)

510.2b

Closing stock price (10-Nov-2021)

5.2k

Cash (31-Mar-2020)

19.6b

EV

500.9b
Harmonic Drive Systems's current market capitalization is ¥510.2 b.
Annual
JPYFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

54.3b67.8b37.5b

Revenue growth, %

81%25%(45%)

Cost of goods sold

28.6b37.4b25.5b

Gross profit

25.7b30.4b12.0b
Quarterly
JPYQ1, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Revenue

16.4b17.8b11.7b9.9b8.0b

Cost of goods sold

8.5b9.3b7.2b7.0b5.9b

Gross profit

7.9b8.5b4.5b2.9b2.1b

Gross profit Margin, %

48%48%38%30%26%
Annual
JPYFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

29.4b18.8b19.6b

Accounts Receivable

15.8b17.4b7.2b

Inventories

6.5b7.4b5.8b

Current Assets

53.4b44.9b36.0b
Quarterly
JPYQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Cash

25.3b23.5b20.3b18.8b21.4b18.1b

Accounts Receivable

17.8b19.5b20.6b12.4b8.9b7.8b

Inventories

7.0b7.4b7.7b7.2b6.9b5.9b

Current Assets

50.9b51.4b49.4b39.6b38.6b34.9b
Annual
JPYFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

8.3b12.5b(626.3m)

Depreciation and Amortization

5.9b6.2b7.5b

Inventories

(2.6b)(1.1b)1.5b

Accounts Payable

393.2m499.9m(2.0b)
Half Year
JPYH1, 2019H1, 2020

Net Income

6.4b599.7m

Depreciation and Amortization

2.8b3.6b

Inventories

(1.1b)301.5m

Accounts Payable

611.2m(787.2m)
JPYFY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

56.3m

Financial Leverage

1.3 x
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Harmonic Drive Systems Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Godo Kaisha HD Management
Harmonic AD, Inc.
Harmonic Drive AG
Harmonic Drive L.L.C.
Harmonic Drive Systems (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.
Harmonic Precision Inc.
HD Logistics, Inc.
HD Systems, Inc.
SAMIC ADM CO,. LTD.
Winbel Co., Ltd.

Harmonic Drive Systems Revenue Breakdown

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Harmonic Drive Systems revenue breakdown by business segment: 83.9% from Speed Reducers and 16.1% from Mechatronic Products

Harmonic Drive Systems revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 23.5% from Europe, 55.2% from Japan, 10.1% from North America and 11.1% from Other

Harmonic Drive Systems Cybersecurity Score

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D

68/100

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Harmonic Drive Systems Online and Social Media Presence

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Harmonic Drive Systems Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Harmonic Drive Systems founded?

    Harmonic Drive Systems was founded in 1970.

  • Who are Harmonic Drive Systems key executives?

    Harmonic Drive Systems's key executives are Akira Nagai, Hiroshi Ozawa and Tetsuo Ikuta.

  • How many employees does Harmonic Drive Systems have?

    Harmonic Drive Systems has 1,097 employees.

  • What is Harmonic Drive Systems revenue?

    Latest Harmonic Drive Systems annual revenue is ¥37.5 b.

  • What is Harmonic Drive Systems revenue per employee?

    Latest Harmonic Drive Systems revenue per employee is ¥34.2 m.

  • Who are Harmonic Drive Systems competitors?

    Competitors of Harmonic Drive Systems include MTS Systems, Cohu and Nippon Thompson.

  • Where are Harmonic Drive Systems offices?

    Harmonic Drive Systems has offices in Shinagawa City, Azumino, Fukuoka, Matsumoto and in 8 other locations.

  • How many offices does Harmonic Drive Systems have?

    Harmonic Drive Systems has 14 offices.