Our Company


Year Event
5-2019 Ogura granted section 301 tariff exemption
1938 Ogura Clutch Company founded
1940's and 50's Products range from oil valves to cigarette lighters to motor scooters
1960 E/M micro clutch product begins
1963 Launched production of E/M air conditioning compressor clutch
1969 First overseas operation launched in USA
1974 American Motors is first automotive OEM customer for air conditioning compressor clutch
1975 Daimler Benz becomes air conditioning compressor clutch customer
1980 Air conditioning compressor clutch sales to General Motors begins
1985 Harrison Radiator Division begins purchase of air conditioning compressor clutch
1987 Sales of air conditioning compressor clutch begin to Ford Motor Company
1989 Ogura Corporation is established as manufacturing facility in Madison Heights, MI
1990 Volvo Penta begins using Ogura's clutched supercharger in diesel marine applications
1991 Ogura Corporation receives Ford Q1 designation
1994 Ogura Corporation receives Ford TQE designation
1994 Ogura begins production of electromagnetic fan clutch for Horton Company
1998 Ogura Corporation becomes QS9000 certified
2002 Subsidiary operation established in Chesterfield Township, MI
2002 Ogura Corporation becomes ISO 14001 certified
2004 Ogura Corporation becomes ISO/TS 16949 Certified
2007 Ogura Corporation consolidates operations in Chesterfield Township, MI
2008 Ogura Corporation receives Visteon VIP supplier award
2009 Ogura Corporation begins sales of electromagnetic coils for electronic locking differentials to Ford Motor Company
2011 Sales of air conditioning compressor clutches to Mitsubishi Climate Control begins

Global Locations

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Michigan New Jersey France China 1 Japan China 2 Thailand Brazil
chesterfield mi
Ogura Corporation
55025 Gratiot Ave
Chesterfield, MI 48051

E: info@oguracorp.com
W: www.oguracorp.com

somerset nj
Ogura Industrial Corporation
100 Randolph Road
Somerset, NJ 08873

W: www.ogura-clutch.com

Ogura S.A.S.
Parc d'Activites de la Vallee de l'Escaut
B.P. 61 59264 Omnaing

W: www.ogura-sas.fr

wuxi jiangsu china
Ogura Clutch (Wuxi) Co. LTD.
A-38, No.1899 Jianghai Dong Road
Wuxi Hi-tech Industrial Development Zone
Wuxi, Jiangsu, China, 214027

W: www.oguraclutch.co.jp

kiryu-shi gunma-ken japan
Ogura Clutch World Headquarters
2-678 Aioi-cho
Kiryu-shi, Gunma-ken 376-0011 Japan

E: e-ogurapost@oguraclutch.co.jp
W: www.oguraclutch.co.jp

Ogura Clutch (Dong Guan) Co. Ltd
Science Technology Industries Zone, Shi
Jie, Dong Guan, Guang Dong, China, 523290

W: www.oguraclutch.co.jp

Ogura Clutch Thailand
7/283 Moo 6 Tambon Mapyangphon
Amphoe Pluakdaeng Rayong 21140

W: www.oguraclutch.co.jp

sao paulo
Ogura Clutch do Brasil
Rua Quatro, 568 - Distrito Industrial nova Era
Cep: 13347-394
Indaiatuba - Sao Paulo, SP

W: www.oguraclutch.co.jp

Company Motto

Sincerity - Courage - Health

Corporate Philosophy

  • Make sincerity a principle virtue to fulfill duties through cooperative working relationship
  • Enforce discipline by respecting good manners
  • Work diligently with enterprising and positive spirit
  • Succeed in the free competitive market with creative improvement and rationalization
  • Seek to develop new products and explore domestic and foreign markets

Certificates / Recognition

Ogura has been recognized for the following quality / environmental awards:

  • Ford Total Quality Excellence (TQE)
  • Ford Q1
  • TS16949
  • ISO14001
  • Visteon VIP