Welcome to Sumitomo
Sumitomo Electric Industries Ltd is
a major Japanese producer of cable, materials & equipment
for the semiconductor and opto-electronic industries; supplying
telecommunications, power transmission, information technology
and automotive cable markets worldwide.
The history of Sumitomo Electric reaches back to the 16th
century when Masatomo Sumitomo started a copper refining business
with his brother in-law in Japan. The Sumitomo logo, called Igeta,
is a symbol of the Sumitomo family of companies and can be seen
on Sumitomo businesses around the world.
Sumitomo Electric Europe Ltd, currently one of more than 20
Sumitomo Electric businesses in Europe, was established in 1972
and operates from an office in Elstree, on the northern edge
of London. Sumitomo Electric Europe Ltd is a European sales office
for certain products made by Sumitomo Electric Industries Ltd
and has responsibility for sales & support of those products
throughout Europe, North Africa and parts of the Middle East.
Products represented by Sumitomo Electric Europe Ltd include:
optical fibre, optical fibre cable, optical fibre fusion splicers
and other cable accessories, optical fibre connectors, compound
semiconductors, "new" materials and both passive &
active optical & opto-electronic devices.
The products marketed through the Sumitomo Electric Europe
office represent only a portion of Sumitomo Electric Industries
complete product range.
For information on other Sumitomo products or Sumitomo businesses
in other parts of the world, please refer to the Links section
of this site.
All images and content on this website are either copyright Sumitomo Electric Europe Ltd or copyright Sumitomo Electric Industries Ltd and shall not be reproduced without the prior written permission of the copyright holder.