Makita’s Competitors, Revenue, Number of Employees, Funding, Acquisitions & News

Makita is a manufacturer and seller of electric power tools, woodworking machines and household equipment. Read more

Makita is a manufacturer and seller of electric power tools, woodworking machines and household equipment. Read more

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Hitachi is the top competitor of Makita. Hitachi was founded in 1910, and its headquarters is in Chiyoda-ku, Tōkyō Prefecture. Hitachi is in the Electrical & Electronics goods field. Hitachi has 278,648 more employees than Makita.

DEWALT is seen as one of Makita's top competitors. DEWALT was founded in Towson, Maryland} in 1924. Like Makita, DEWALT also works within the Industrial Machinery & Equipment industry. Compared to Makita, DEWALT generates $568.1M less revenue.

Hilti is Makita's #3 rival. Hilti's headquarters is in Schaan, Schaan, and was founded in 1941. Hilti operates in the Construction Machinery industry. Hilti generates 125% of Makita's revenue.


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Makita's revenue is the ranked 4th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 16.8B. Over the last two quarters, Makita's revenue has decreased by 0%. Specifically, in Q1 2020's revenue was $2.3B; in Q4 2019, it was $2.3B.





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These are all the companies that Makita has acquired. Makita's latest acquisition was in Aug 2007.


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Makita News

August 31, 2020Walls and Ceilings

Makita U.S.A. Opens Massive New Facility in Reno, NV

Makita has expanded its distribution, training and service capabilities with a new 600,000 sq. ft. st... See more »
August 20, 2020Industrial Distribution News

Makita Opens $50 Million Warehouse in Reno, NV

The 600,000-square-foot warehouse and 28,000-square-foot training center boosts the power tool maker'... See more »
August 20, 2020Area Development Online

Makita U.S.A Plans Operations Campus in Reno, Nevada

A worldwide manufacturer of industrial power tools, pneumatics power equipment and industrial accesso... See more »
August 18, 2020KHL


Power tools are in constant use on jobsites, so they must be comfortable and efficient to use... See more »
August 17, 2020MarketScreener

Annual Report 2020

( Annual Report 2020 Year Ended March 31, 2020 Grow Live Green &Strong Tools for l... See more »
July 31, 2020MarketScreener

Notice Regarding Consolidated Financial Forecast for the Year Ending March 31, 2021

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July 22, 2020HBS Dealer

Makita unveils new compact band saws

Corless compact band saws are ideal for metal cutting in tight spaces.... See more »

Makita Press Releases

May 4, 2020StreetInsider

Makita Rules the Outdoors with the World's Largest Professional Cordless Outdoor Power Equipment System

LA MIRADA, Calif., May 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Makita U.S.A., Inc., the innovation leader in cordless... See more »
October 1, 2019PR Newswire

Makita Launches Next Phase of National Media Campaign Promoting Cordless Outdoor Power Equipment

LA MIRADA, Calif., Oct. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Makita U.S.A., Inc. just announced the next phase of ... See more »
April 24, 2019PR Newswire

Makita Launches National Media Campaign Promoting Cordless Outdoor Power Equipment

LA MIRADA, Calif., April 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Makita U.S.A., Inc. just announced the "Rule the Ou... See more »
November 20, 2018PR Newswire

Makita Named Official Sponsor Of Snocross Racing

LA MIRADA, Calif., Nov. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Makita® U.S.A. Inc., the innovation leader in cordle... See more »
June 28, 2018PR Newswire

Makita Hits The Road With Driving Innovation Tour

LA MIRADA, Calif., June 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Makita®, a leader in cordless tool technology, is hi... See more »
June 19, 2017PR Newswire

Makita Website Now Offers Easy Transition To Spanish Language Content

LA MIRADA, Calif., June 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Makita® U.S.A., Inc. has re-launched its feature-ric... See more »

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Makita is a manufacturer and seller of electric power tools, woodworking machines and household equipment. Makita was founded in 1915. Makita's headquarters is located in Aichi, Nagano Prefecture, JP 446-8502. Makita's latest acquisition was . Makita'...


Makita's President, Shiro Hori, currently has an approval rating of 68%. Makita's primary competitors are Hitachi, DEWALT & Hilti.


Frequently Asked Questions about Makita

  1. When was Makita founded?

    Makita was founded in 1915
  2. Who is Makita's CEO?

    Makita's CEO is Shiro Hori
  3. How much revenue does Makita generate?

    Makita generates $4.6B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Makita have?

    Makita has historically raised $0 in funding
  1. Where is Makita's headquarters?

    Makita's headquarters is in Aichi Nagano Prefecture, JP
  2. How many employees does Makita have?

    Makita has 17,293 employees
  3. What sector does Makita operate in?

    Makita is in Industrial Machinery & Equipment
  4. Who are Makita's competitors?

    Makita's top competitors are Hitachi, DEWALT, Hilti