Automotive Suppliers

Situated in the middle of the Southern Automotive Corridor, East Tennessee is an ideal location for the automotive industry.  Both suppliers and OEMS have found that our region offers many advantages to the industry.

Company County Total Employees Products
DENSO Manufacturing Tennessee, Inc. Blount 4,200 Advanced automotive components and systems
JTEKT Automotive TN-Vonore Co. Monroe 1200 Automotive steering systems
Eagle Bend Manufacturing, Inc. Anderson 900 Automotive frames; metal stampings
Aisin Automotive Casting Tennessee Inc. Anderson 828 Automotive parts - aluminum die castings
SL Tennessee Anderson 760 Automotive parts - parking brakes
SumiRiko Tennessee, INC. (DTR) Claiborne 750 Rubber automobile hose
Commercial Vehicle Group (National Seating) Monroe 500 Bus and truck seats
Exedy America Corp.  Knox 450 Automotive parts - torque converters
The Carlstar Group Anderson 379 Lawn and garden, ATV, and commercial tires
Carlex Glass Company Monroe 350 Automotive glass sets
Techmer PM LLC Anderson 300 Plastic additives and compounds
Federal Mogul Sevierville Sevier 300 Automotive engine valves
ARC Automotive, Inc.  Knox 266 Automotive airbag inflators
Takahata Precision America Scott 200 Plastic automotive parts
Matsuo Industries Jefferson 180 Automotive parts
Flex-N-Gate Blount 150 Plastic automotive parts
Joyson Safety Systems, Inc.  Knox 150 Automotive safety restraints components and systems
Formall Anderson 120 Plastic thermoforming
Matix Corporation of America Campbell 110 Oil pans, oil pump covers, crankcases, transmission adapter housings

Source:  Book of Lists, community websites 2021