Japan Radio Co., Ltd.
Native name
Company typewholly owned subsidiary of Nisshinbo Holdings Inc.
TYO: 3105
Founded(December 1915; 108 years ago (1915-12))
Nakano Central Park East, Nakano-ku, Tokyo 164-8570
Area served
Key people
Takayoshi Tsuchida
Kenji Ara
  • Communication systems
  • Navigation systems
  • Fishing systems
  • Broadcasting equipment
  • Aviation and meteorological systems
  • Disaster prevention systems
  • Landslide monitoring systems
  • Water and river management
RevenueJPY 125.1 billion (FY 2015) (US$ 1.1 billion) (FY 2015)
JPY 1.6 billion (FY 2015) (US$ 14.7 million) (FY 2015)
Number of employees
5,575 (consolidated as of March 31, 2016)
WebsiteOfficial website
Footnotes / references

Japan Radio Co., Ltd. (日本無線株式会社, Nihon Musen Kabushiki-gaisha) is a Japanese company specialising in the field of wireless electronics for the communications industry.


Established in 1915, the company has produced a wide variety of products including marine electronics, measuring equipment for telecommunication, radio broadcasting equipment, and amateur radio equipment, including the JST-145dx/JST-245dx HF transceivers, which were the last amateur radio transceivers produced by JRC, ending in 2002.

JGSDF JPRC-C1 SATCOM (Satellite Communications) terminal


  1. ^ "Company Data". Japan Radio Company. Retrieved April 21, 2017.
  2. ^ "Company Profile". Nikkei Asian Review. Nikkei Inc. Retrieved April 21, 2017.
  3. ^ "Notice regarding execution of share exchange agreement concerning Nisshinbo Holdings Inc. making New Japan Radio Co., Ltd. a wholly-owned subsidiary" (PDF). Nisshinbo Holdings Inc. website. Archived from the original (PDF) on December 18, 2018. Retrieved May 10, 2018.