Hitachi’s Consumer Products Group produces refrigerators, air conditioners, washing machines, vacuum cleaners, and other products. The Industrial Components & Equipment Group is responsible for low-voltage motors, transformers, and air compressors.
Hitachi To Reorganize
TOKYO, JAPAN — Hitachi, Ltd., has announced that it will split off the company’s Consumer Products Group and Industrial Components & Equip-ment Group. The board of directors reached the decision recently and calls for the two groups to be split off in April 2002.