Here we outline our four businesses, through which we contribute widely to the lives of people around the world.
Citizen began production of machine tools in 1936, utilizing the technologies and know-how developed through the manufacture of watch parts. Our products contribute to the development of manufacturing industries all over the world.
More than a century since it was founded in 1918 with the desire to produce Japanese-made watches, the CITIZEN Group has evolved into a corporate entity engaged in a wide range of businesses.
CITIZEN's corporate philosophy, "Loved by citizens, working for citizens" is to
deeply contribute to the lives of people around the world through the manufacturing of products that are loved and trusted by citizens.
Message From President & CEO
Crafting a new tomorrow Towards sustainable value creation
6-1-12, Tanashi-cho, Nishi-Tokyo-shi, Tokyo 188-8511 Tel: (042) 466-1231 Fax:(042) 466-1280
President & CEO
¥ 32,648 million
Number of Employees
17,044（consolidated） （March 2021）
Manufacturing and sale of watches and their components, and as a holding company,
planning and implementation of Group management strategies, Group business auditing, development of Group
technologies, intellectual property management, and other administrative operations.