Advanced Fine Materials Business

Advanced Fine Materials Business

Metal powder is the typical product of the Advanced Fine Materials Business Unit of DOWA Electronics. The magnetic powder is used for video tapes and data storage tapes for broadcast stations as a key product developed through the concentration of our nano technology skills. We have held the world's top share since the product was placed on the market in 1984 by leading the industry, unrivaled by other manufacturers in terms of the features, quality, and supply. We have successfully developed products of 30 nano-meter class (0.03 micro meters) and are a leading player in the sophistication of the information society through realization of high capacity storage media.

We also hold the top share of the world market of ferrite powder for bond magnets that are used in magnetic rollers of printers and copiers and motors. Our carrier powder that plays a part in carrying toner inside a copier is also gaining a high reputation from major users. Our iron powder materials are used for various purposes including welding rods, disposable heating pads, and powder alloy, as well as our original special iron powder for soil decontamination business.



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