19 August 2020
Macnica to distribute UnitedSiC’s products in Japan
Silicon carbide (SiC) power semiconductor maker United Silicon Carbide Inc (USCi) of Monmouth Junction, NJ, USA has entered into an agreement for Yokohama-based Macnica Inc, a major distributor of semiconductor products in Japan, to distribute its product portfolio to Japanese customers in high-growth applications such as electric vehicles (EVs), battery charging, IT infrastructure, renewable energy and circuit protection.
“This partnership focuses on selling and supporting the UnitedSiC product line to a wider group of Japanese power designers by leveraging Macnica’s highly regarded technical design-in expertise,” says Yalcin Bulut, UnitedSiC’s VP of global sales & marketing. “This agreement will assure our customers will receive the best support as we grow our business in Japan,” he adds.
“With continued pressure from the power engineers to deliver improved efficiency, performance and cost-effectiveness, we are confident we can deliver a value-add solution to the Japanese customers with the UnitedSiC products,” comments Yusuke Kobayashi, president of Altima Company (a division of Macnica).