KEMET Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells passive electronic components under the KEMET brand worldwide and the TOKIN brand in Japan and Korea. The company operates through three business groups: Solid (Tantalum and Ceramic) Capacitors, Film and Electrolytic Capacitors, and Magnetics, Sensors & Actuators. The company ships approximately 50 billion components annually to 138 countries for use in the automotive, communications, computer-related, industrial, consumer, military/aerospace/marine, and alternative energy industries. KEMET Corporation sells its products to original equipment manufacturers, electronics manufacturing services providers, and electronics distributors. The KEMET corporate philosophy incorporates key environmental, social and governance principles into its decision making. The company was founded in 1919 and is headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.