Torakasu Yamaha founded his harmonium making musical firm in 1897. The company has grown over the years to become the largest maker of musical instruments in the world. They make from pianos, drums to violins and guitars. Yamaha also had a successful archery product business for nearly 45 years and their products were used by Olympic Games champions until 2002.
In their portfolio they have other groups that make motorbikes, sail boats, golf carts, snowmobiles, generators, water pumps to electric wheel chairs.