It's a fact. And the data confirms it. Spanish automotive spare parts manufacturers are global leaders. They export to more than 170 countries on all five continents. These exports represent over 58% of the turnover for these Spanish automotive spare parts manufacturers.
Perhaps one of the reasons for the success of our automotive spare parts manufacturers abroad lies in the quality of the 'Made in Spain' automotive equipment and components. A significant part of this quality is due to the substantial investment that Spanish automotive spare parts manufacturers dedicate to research, development, and innovation (R&D&I), amounting to around 1.5 billion euros.
And... did you know that Autoparts from Spain includes the leading Spanish manufacturers of automotive spare parts? More than 30 manufacturers of Spanish automotive spare parts are part of this platform, which was established in 2018 with the aim of promoting the knowledge of these manufacturers of automotive spare parts internationally, making them even more widely recognized.
Autoparts from Spain is an initiative born within Sernauto and ICEX, which internationally promotes the value of 'Made in Spain' automotive equipment and component manufacturers.
These 30+ manufacturers of automotive spare parts affiliated with Autoparts from Spain are experts in the following product families: Forging, Casting, Stamping, and Forming; Chassis, Steering, Suspension, and Braking; Engine and its components; Transmission and its components; Bodywork; Electrical Equipment; Electronic Components; Metallic Components, Bearings, and Friction Elements; Rubber and Plastic Parts; Workshop Equipment and Tools; Chemical Products; Accessories and Tuning; Automotive Services; Vehicle Interior; Interior Lighting.
As we mentioned, over 30 Spanish automotive component manufacturers produce leading brands of automotive components and spare parts.
A specialist manufacturer in pneumatic brake systems for industrial vehicles since 1983, working with components related to:
A manufacturer of water pumps and fuel pumps considered a global leader in these components, working on:
A pioneering company in shock absorber manufacturing.
Part of the ALP Group, ALPIEG is a leader in windshield accessories, technical plastic and rubber profiles for automotive glass.
A leading Spanish company in the manufacturing of aluminum cylinder heads for gasoline, diesel, and gas combustion engines.
An expert manufacturer of electrical components for the automotive sector, dealing with components and spare parts related to:
A leader in the manufacture of products for braking, transmission, steering, and suspension systems, covering families of:
With the slogan "Our products, your solutions," Doga produces spare parts related to:
A manufacturer focused on safety, covering families like:
A leader in towing solutions.
Under these initials, Friction Material Group is an international leader in the manufacturing of high-quality and efficient friction materials.
With the slogan "Our passion drives your vehicle," this manufacturer puts efforts and passion into working on electrical equipment and electronic components.
A manufacturer dedicated to rubber and rubber-metal parts for 35 years, within families like:
This manufacturer provides complete bearing solutions for the automotive sector worldwide.
FRENKIT specializes in braking, covering design, development, manufacturing, and distribution of brake caliper repair kits, with exports to over 55 countries.
GESTAMP offers global solutions for metallic automotive components, including:
A manufacturer of electrical wiring and injection of technical parts for automotive companies, covering areas of:
One of the main manufacturers of vehicle interiors, offering high-value-added products for ceilings, doors, lighting, and instrument panels.
With over 50 years of experience in filtration for all types of engines and industrial needs, this company is one of the main specialists in filters and filtration systems.
With decades of experience, the Cautex brand is recognized throughout Europe for its quality in the rubber, rubber-metal, and plastic molding segment.
Celebrating its 60th anniversary this year, ICER Brakes has established itself in recent years as the largest independent European manufacturer of friction material, as well as the best warranty alternative to the companies that have traditionally dominated this sector.
Since its beginnings, ICER Brakes has focused its activity on offering the highest quality and service with a continuous effort in the improvement and innovation of its products.
Founded more than 60 years ago as a supplier to Ford, Santana, Chrysler, Peugeot, Renault, Citroën, Iveco, John Deer and Seat, among others, it is now a global supplier of a wide range of wheel bearings and tensioners, as well as kits for the automotive aftermarket.
With high-level engineering capabilities, the company develops efficient and innovative design with high added value. IRB's integration with leading multinational bearing manufacturers (SNR, Torrington, Timken and Koyo) throughout its history has brought it manufacturing excellence in its processes: turning, heat treatment, grinding, assembly and testing laboratory.
With nearly half a century of experience, Lizarte offers a wide range of power steering, power steering pump, air conditioning compressors, hydropneumatic suspension spheres, diesel injection systems, EGR valves, and ignition coils.
With over 30 years in the rubber and metal spare parts and accessories sector for automobiles, Metalcaucho handles everything from initial design to serial production, ensuring constant quality through rigorous production processes.
Initially involved in stamping activities in 1968, this company has evolved into a tier 1 and tier 2 supplier in the automotive sector, with activities related to stamping, component welding, assembly, and 3D laser cutting.
Founded in 1985, this Spanish company initially manufactured engine maintenance products such as coolants and antifreeze. Over the years, their product range has expanded to include high-quality products that meet the needs of different engines, from lubricants to combustion additives and technical aerosol products.
RPK, founded in Vitoria-Gasteiz in 1974, has grown into a dynamic group of companies that manufacture various types of springs, including compression, torsion, tension in flat and round wire, rings, wave springs, coil springs, wire forms, and strip parts.
With over 35 years of successful business, RTS has become the leading manufacturer of steering and suspension parts in Europe, offering product quality equivalent to the original in all aspects.
RUFRE DIESEL INJECTION is an official rebuilder and technological partner of the main manufacturers of diesel injection systems and specialises in high quality pumps and injectors because it follows the manufacturers' official rebuilding standards and procedures.
Founded in 1983, this company specializes in the development, design, and production of wear sensors and hardware for brake systems, as well as various industrial applications for automotive, commercial vehicles, and trucks in the OEM/OES and aftermarket.
Since 1957, Talosa has established itself as the top manufacturer and market leader in the production and distribution of steering, suspension, and rubber-metal components for automobiles."
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