About Us

Corporate Headquarters | Fountain Inn, SC

KYOCERA AVX is a leading international manufacturer and supplier of a vast portfolio of advanced electronic components, including: capacitors, inductors, filters, resistors, couplers, diodes, and circuit protection devices, as well as a broad range of innovative sensor, control, interconnect and antenna solutions. With 33 research, design, manufacturing, and customer support facilities in 16 countries around the world, KYOCERA AVX offers significant competitive advantages, including delivery and production capabilities optimized to suit each individual customer’s just-in-time inventory requirements, and global engineering teams experienced in developing new-to-market product solutions especially designed to fulfill customer’s unique application requirements.

KYOCERA AVX has successfully served the automotive, industrial, medical, military, consumer electronics, communications, and transportation markets for nearly 50 years. In the automotive sector, KYOCERA AVX actively contributes to the development of new safety, engine control, infotainment, and chassis control technologies. In the medical sector, advanced KYOCERA AVX products provide critical support for a wide range of implantable, life-supporting, treatment, imaging, and diagnostic devices, including pacemakers that regulate patients’ heartbeats, cochlear implants that provide audio input for the hearing-impaired, and diagnostic equipment that helps medical professionals identify and cure patients’ ailments. In the communications sector, our accomplished research and development (R&D) teams regularly anticipate needs and adapt and innovate products to support the explosive growth of next-generation technologies spanning smartphones and tablets to networks and datacenters.

Backed by decades of in-depth R&D, KYOCERA AVX products also provide critical enabling support for a wide variety of green technologies designed to conserve existing energy resources and create dependable, affordable electronic systems capable of effectively harnessing renewable energy sources, such as wind, solar, and hydroelectric power. High-reliability KYOCERA AVX components are at the forefront of countless products that are helping to ensure that both this generation and generations to come will benefit from cleaner, greener technologies designed to preserve and protect the environment, ranging from clean power generation and conversion systems to hybrid and electric vehicles in the personal and commercial vehicle and mass transportation markets, including cars, trucks, trams, and trains.

KYOCERA AVX has an abundance of patents, continues to invest heavily in R&D, and submits several new patent applications every year to further expand the company’s strong technology base with newly innovated, next-generation product solutions.

KYOCERA AVX is also committed to consistently exceeding customer expectations, and continuously satisfies that goal through the successful implementation of the company’s corporate mission and vision statements.

Corporate Quality Policy

As part of our strategic plan, each person is accountable for product quality by ensuring we are:

  • Consistently exceeding customer expectations and product requirements through continuous improvement of our quality management systems
  • Creating and nurturing a quality culture through education and training
  • Fostering a “zero defect” mindset throughout the organization
Corporate Mission Statement

Delivering technologies and products for tomorrow’s solutions

Corporate Vision Statement

KYOCERA AVX will foster an environment where our employees can reach their full potential. We will achieve superior customer satisfaction and expand our business by developing technologies and products that enhance society while delivering tomorrow’s solutions.

Our history of innovation across an unparalleled portfolio of advanced passive components, sensors, controls, antennas and interconnect solutions will continue to be developed, expanded, and improved upon to continue solving tomorrow’s design challenges today.