Division of Japanese company Matsushita Electrical
In addition to consumer products, Panasonic serves industrial needs with products like RFID, appliance parts, electronic parts, semiconductors and high-capacity batteries.
Known for its quality products, Panasonic is a brand name of Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., a worldwide leader in the development and manufacture of electronic products for consumer, business, and industrial needs.
At the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas in January, Panasonic unveiled a prototype of a 103-inch plasma display panel with HDTV capability, the largest TV ever built.
Based in Osaka, Japan, Matsushita recorded consolidated net sales of US$81.44 billion for the year ended March 31, 2005. The company's shares are listed on the Tokyo, Osaka, Nagoya, New York (NYSE:MC), Euronext Amsterdam and Frankfurt stock exchanges.
Updated January 23, 2006