Business Introduction

Automotive Textiles

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Total Supplier of Automotive Textiles

In 1931, Suminoe Textile supplied carpets and seat covering material to automobiles assembled and manufactured in Japan for Ford Motor Company and General Motors from the United States. Later, our products were regularly adopted in domestically manufactured automobiles whose production expanded along with national policy. At present, we supply products to all Japanese automobile manufacturers, and we have maintained the top market share in the domestic interior fitting market. Our greatest feature is that we are one of the few examples of a company in the world able to supply a total line of automotive interior fittings from floors to ceilings including carpets, seat covering materials, headliner, and trunk materials. We have established manufacturing and sales sites in the United States as well as China, Thailand, Indonesia, India, and Mexico, and we are aiming for the creation of a globally optimized supply system.

Seat covering and ceiling materials

Suminoe Teijin Techno Co., Ltd., jointly established with Teijin Fibers Limited in 2009, provides high quality/high function seat fabric by integrating advanced treatment technology for fiber with seat planning development and design ability. We handle all material from knits, flat woven, and moquette (woven velour) to synthetic leather.

Floor carpets

Our floor carpets are adopted by well-known Japanese automobile manufacturers. We develop highly functional products including lightweight floor carpets for absorbing road and engine noise and realizing quality and cost in response to our customers.

Car mats

Suminoe Textile plans, manufactures and sells various car accessories including option mats, seat covers and curtains. Naturally, we supply genuine manufacturer items as well as a wide range of general-purpose items for the automobile after market. Our car-life products that make use of our abundant information and advanced technology have acquired a great reputation among our many customers.