|1959||Johnson Electric founded by the late Mr. Wang Seng Liang and Mrs. Wang Koo Yik Chun to produce micro motors.|
|1970||Sales of Johnson Electric at $1.7 Million.|
|1972||Dr. Patrick Wang established AC Motor Business.|
|1976||Established Johnson Electric in USA.|
Began production of micro-motors for the automotive industry.
|1980||Sales of Johnson Electric at $16 Million.|
|1982||Established plant in Shajing, Shenzhen, China.|
|1984||Listed on Hong Kong Stock Exchange.|
|1988||Established Johnson Electric branch office in Japan.|
|1990||Sales of Johnson Electric at $126 Million.|
|1992||Opened Engineering center in Germany.|
|1995||ISO 9002 accreditation for China production.|
|1998||QS-9000 certified for operations in China, Hong Kong, Germany and the United States.|
|1999||Acquisition of Electric Motor Systems from Lear Corporation including Gate SpA in Italy.|
|2000||Sales of Johnson Electric at $677 Million.|
|2001|| Automotive and Industry divisions established.|
Acquired motors business of Kautex Textron division.
Acquired seat motor business of ArvinMeritor's Light Vehicle Systems division.
|2003||Opened brushless DC motor technical and production center in Italy.|
|2004||Acquired 51% stake in Nanomotion Ltd. for high precision piezo ceramic motors.|
Acquired Nihon Mini Motor for camera and optical disc drive products.
|2005||Acquired Saia-Burgess AG, a Swiss manufacturer of stepper motors, switches, actuators, and control systems.|
Acquired Parlex, a USA manufacturer of flexible printed circuits and connector solutions.
|2007||Established the Johnson Medtech division in Hong Kong.|
|2010||Sales of Johnson Electric at $ 1.74B.|
Opened automotive motor production plants in Chennai, India.
Opened motor production plant in Beihai, Guangxi, China.