Press Release

NSK exhibits at Brazil's leading machine-tool show, FEIMAFE2015

Innovations deliver reliability and improved productivity

NSK Ltd. (NSK; Headquarters: Tokyo, Japan; President and CEO: Norio Otsuka) will exhibit its products and technologies at FEIMAFE2015, to be held at Anhembi in San Paulo, Brazil from Monday, May 18 to Saturday May 23, 2015. NSK has participated in this exhibition annually for the past 15 years. This year, NSK exhibits a wide range of precision bearings used for machine tools, ball screws, and NSK Linear Guides™. These NSK products deliver greater precision, higher speeds, increased durability, high rigidity, and superior availability.

NSK booth image
NSK booth image

Superior bearings

NSK's precision ball bearings, designed for use in machine tools, are the key to machine tool precision, speed, and durability. Developed to meet the needs of customers, it contributes to greater productivity and energy efficiency in machine tools.

Overview of Exhibition

Name FEIMAFE2015
Location Anhembi in San Paulo, Brazil
Date Monday, May 18 to Saturday May 23
NSK Booth J200
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About NSK

As Japan's first bearings manufacturer, NSK has a history spanning nearly a century. As one of the world's leading bearings manufacturers, NSK contributes to industrial development globally by quickly and accurately meeting the diverse needs of customers around the world.

Based on the theme of “Motion & Control” as the cornerstone of its business operations, the company develops and provides steering and other automotive parts as well as precision and parts products in addition to bearings.

NSK is a global enterprise with 213 facilities in 31 countries that serve a diverse range of industrial customers with a wide range of precision components in addition to bearings. NSK operates 65 plants across the globe, and among these, two-thirds are located outside of Japan. 66% of NSK's revenues were generated outside of Japan in FY2014.

NSK built NSK Brazil as its first overseas plant in Suzano City, just on the outskirts of San Paulo.

NSK Brazil manufactures industrial machinery bearings used mainly for electric appliances. The plant has been contributing to the local economy for decades. Today, NSK in Brazil is operating 5 sales offices, 1 R&D center, and 1 plant, and is supplying high quality products to many customers in Brazil.

NSK Brazil is one the most advanced business units in terms of promoting localization of production. At the Suzano plant, NSK has enhanced domestic procurement and has been expanding its production capacity since its establishment. NSK intends to supply products that meet the needs of customers by fully utilizing its extensive know-how and the highly skilled people who have been developed through decades of business operations in the region.