AVX Corp.    



801 17th Ave. S

Myrtle Beach, SC 29577-4245

United States

(843) 448-9411

Company description

AVX Corporation was incorporated in Delaware and is headquartered in South Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. The company is publicly traded on the NYSE. AVX is a leading worldwide manufacturer and supplier of a broad line of passive electronic components and related products. The company's electronic component products include ceramic and tantalum capacitors, film capacitors, varistors, filters and other components. Products are manufactured in the company's facilities throughout the world and by Kyocera Corporation of Japan, a public company that owns approximately 71 percent of AVX outstanding common stock. AVX also manufactures and sell electronic connectors and inter-connect systems, and distributes and sells certain electronic connectors manufactured by Kyocera. AVX has three reportable segments: passive components, Kyocera electronic devices (KED resale) and connectors. The passive components segment includes ceramic components, advanced components and tantalum components. Virtually all types of electronic devices use passive component products to store, filter or regulate electric energy. AVX's customers are multi-national original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), independent electronic component distributors and electronic manufacturing service providers (EMSs). Products are marketed through a direct sales force and independent manufacturers' representatives.

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News and information about AVX Corp.

X7R BME Ceramic Capacitors Are Tested to MIL-PRF-32535 Standards
Product News Network; February 17, 2018; 700+ words
...requirements for high-reliability performance AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer and...standard for the global aerospace industry, AVX’s leading-edge, space-level...applications. The series also features AVX’s patented FLEXITERM® termination...
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; February 15, 2018; 278 words
WASHINGTON, Feb. 15 -- Avx Corp. (AVX), Fountain Inn, S.C., has filed a Form 4 with the Securities and Exchange Commission noting the change in the beneficial interest held by SVP Of Connector Products Steve Sturgeon, Fountain Inn...
Uspto Issues Trademark: Q
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; February 14, 2018; 287 words
...Feb. 14 -- The trademark Q (Reg. No. 5379211) was issued on Jan. 16 by the USPTO.Owner: AVX Corporation CORPORATION DELAWARE One AVX Boulevard Fountain Inn SOUTH CAROLINA 29644.The trademark application serial number 87490417 was filed...
Google's AI-Focused Tensor Processing Units Now Available in Beta
FARS News Agency; February 13, 2018; 700+ words
...it canceled its upcoming Knights Hill), Knights Mill, launched in December, with additional execution resources and better AVX-512 utilization. Whether this will close the gap with Nvidia's Tesla product family is yet to be seen, but Google isn...
Form 8-K: Avx Files Current Report
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; February 11, 2018; 354 words
WASHINGTON, Feb. 11 -- Avx Corp, Fountain Inn, S.C., files Form...of Directors (the "Committee") of AVX Corporation (the "Company"), the...data/859163/000085916318000009/avx-20180207x8k.htm For any query with...
AVX Acquires Ethertronics
Manufacturing Close-Up; February 5, 2018; 416 words
AVX Corp. has completed the purchase of the previously...reflecting a strong R&D focus.John Sarvis, AVX's Chief Executive Officer and President...new and exciting growth opportunities for AVX going forward."More information:www...
AVX to Acquire Ethertronics
Ceramic Industry; February 1, 2018; 297 words
AVX Corp. has signed a definitive agreement to acquire...aerospace, medical, and Internet of Things. AVX will acquire Ethertronics for a consideration...Additional information is available at www.avx.com and www.ethertronics.com.
2501ns-RMS Card Suitable for Aal Make Siv (Gen Model ) as per Aal Pt No Hhie180989
Mena Report; January 31, 2018; 343 words
...filter capacitor suitable for aal make siv (generic model) as per aal pt no.ccpcpa06600450 or equivalent of make ncl or tpc(avx). Po qty:1) 1 nos.; 2) 1 nos.; 3) 2 nos. T.u.r.:1) 4152.42; 2) 4725.90; 3) 3580.12 Dely.dt...

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Industry information

NAICS codes 
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes are used to classify businesses for the purpose of collecting statistical data related to the U.S. economy. NAICS codes have been assigned to international companies to help organize all companies by type of activity.  

Primary: 334414 - Electronic Capacitor Manufacturing

334413 - Semiconductor and Related Device Manufacturing

334417 - Electronic Connector Manufacturing

334419 - Other Electronic Component Manufacturing

511210 - Software Publishers


SIC codes 
Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) codes classify establishments by their primary type of activity. SIC codes are a U.S. Census Bureau system but can apply to international companies.  

Primary: 3675 - Electronic Capacitors industry report

3674 - Semiconductors and Related Devices industry report

3678 - Electronic Connectors industry report

3679 - Electronic Components, NEC industry report

7372 - Prepackaged Software industry report