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A new member of the Motherson family

Welcome to Misato Industries

A new member of the Motherson family

Since August 1st 2023, Misato Industries Co.,Ltd is part of the Vision Systems Division of the Motherson Group. Motherson is a diversified global manufacturing specialist and a global supplier to automotive OEMs as well as to customers in a wide range of other industries. Motherson’s diversified product portfolio includes wire harnesses, electrical distribution systems, fully assembled vehicle interior and exterior modules, automotive rear vision systems, moulded plastic parts and assemblies, injection moulding tools, moulded and extruded rubber components, lighting systems, electronics, precision metals and modules, industrial IT solutions and services and new innovative technologies. The group has expanded its presence to support customers in new segments including health and medical, aerospace and logistics. Motherson’s vision is to be a globally preferred sustainable solutions provider.

Vision systems division

Motherson’s Vision Systems division is active as a global supplier of automotive vision systems with a product range that includes exterior mirrors, interior mirrors, aesthetic surfaces and camera-based vision systems. The Vision Systems division is mainly active through its Samvardhana Motherson Reflectec (SMR) group.

Motherson is one of the largest producers of rearview vision systems for the automotive industry, and supplies interior mirrors, exterior mirrors and camera-based detection systems to almost all major car makers globally.


The company develops solutions for all categories of automotive mirror applications: from basic manually adjusted exterior and interior mirrors to electric control and high-value rearview vision systems with multiple integrated features and a high-performance camera-based rearview camera monitoring systems. The division also specialises in critical components to build sub-assemblies integrated into vision systems, such as light units, electric drive units, camera modules, electronic modules and reflector glass modules. A joint venture with Ningbo Huaxiang Electronic Co., Ltd. in China helps in the manufacturing of rearview mirrors in this region.

About SMR Misato

Company name SMR Misato
Established October, 1978
Capital JPY 305 million
Revenue JPY 15,000 million (CY2023)
Business Design, development, manufacturing and sales of Automotive mirrors, lighting and plastic mold parts.
Employee 350 people (as of August, 2023)
Holding company SMR Automotive Mirrors UK Limited
General Manager Mr. Hideo Nakano
Headquartes Fujioka plant: 1360 Fujioka, Fujioka-shi, Gunma-ken 3758507
Locations Ebina office (Tech center):
Ebina Primetower 11F/4F, 2-9-50, Chuo, Ebina-shi, Kanagawa-ken 2430432
  Nagoya office (Sales):
BPR Place Nagoya Marunouchi 4F, 1-16-4 Marunouchi, Naka-ku,
Nagoya-shi, Aichi-ken 4600002