Huntsman integrates Italian automotive components producer Gomet -- K Trade Fair


Huntsman integrates Italian automotive components producer Gomet

Located in Azeglio, Italy, Gomet is a producer of speciality components for the automotive after care market, including protective boots for constant velocity joints, steering gaiters, dust covers, bounce bumpers, and shock absorber service kits (SASKs). Integrated into Huntsman's Polyurethanes division, Gomet will sit alongside the division's existing automotive business, whose MDI-based technologies are used by many of the world's leading automotive manufacturers. Working closely with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), the Polyurethanes division's global automotive team develops quality materials and systems that improve comfort, performance and safety in seating, armrest, door, instrument panel and under bonnet applications. Anthony P. Hankins, President of Huntsman's Polyurethanes division said: "Gomet provides an impressive range of speciality moulded components that are used in most European and many Asian vehicles. The addition of Gomet will boost our existing automotive business, leading to the development of innovative new solutions for this dynamic and growing sector of the automotive after care market.”