Nabtesco Corporation

Company Profile

* : As of December 31, 2018
Company Name Nabtesco Corporation
Representative Katsuhiro Teramoto
Representative Director, President & CEO
Established September 29, 2003
Employees Non-consolidated: 2,296 *
Consolidated: 7,713 *
Head Office JA Kyosai Bldg., 7-9, Hirakawacho 2-chome, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-0093, Japan
Manufacturing Facilities, Branches and Subsidiaries Railroad Products: Japan (Kobe), China (Jiangsu), Italy (Piemonte),
Domestic: 14 companies, Overseas: 46 companies *
CapitalJPY 10 billion
Total AssetsJPY 328.6 billion *
Net AssetsJPY 189.3 billion *
Net SalesJPY 294.6 billion *
Operating IncomeJPY 21.9 billion *


Nabtesco Corporation was formed in 2003 through the merger of NABCO Ltd. (established in 1925, formerly Nippon Air Brake Co.,Ltd.) and Teijin Seiki Co.,Ltd. (established in 1944).

Market Share

We supply brake systems and door operating units (our main product lines), various test equipments, brake shoes, seat turning equipments, snow removal devices at turnout, and other products to domestic and overseas railroad markets.

In Japan, we have a roughly 50% market share for brake systems and a roughly 70% share for door operating units.

Of particular note, Nabtesco's door operators are installed on all carriages of the Shinkansen.

source : Estimated by Nabtesco based on the "domestic production statics (2016)" provided by the Japan Association of Rolling Stock Industries (JARI)

Products and Services


Nabtesco Corporation

Railroad Products Company
Business Development Dept.