Minebea Co., Ltd. engages in the manufacture and sale of high precision ball bearings and components for IT, telecommunications, aerospace, automotive, and home appliance industries. It operates through the following segments: Machinery Components, Electronic Devices and Components, and Others. The Machinery Components segment provides ball, rod-end, spherical and roller bearings, and brushings. The Electronic Devices and Components segment offers LED backlights, hybrid components, stepping motors, brushless DC motors, brush DC motors, fan motors, hard disc drive (HDD), spindle motors, precision motors, and measuring components. The Others segment deals with in-house produced products. The company was founded on July 16, 1951 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.