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 5,350 Advanced automotive components and systems
JTEKT Automotive TN-Vonore Co. Monroe 1200 Automotive steering systems
Aisin Automotive Casting Tennessee Inc. Anderson 867 Automotive parts - aluminum die castings
SumiRiko Tennessee, INC. (DTR) Claiborne 800 Rubber automobile hose
SL Tennessee Anderson 800 Automotive parts - parking brakes
Eagle Bend Manufacturing, Inc. Anderson 800 Automotive frames; metal stampings
Carlex Glass Company Monroe 558 Automotive glass sets
Commercial Vehicle Group (National Seating) Monroe 500 Bus and truck seats
Exedy America Corp.  Knox 450 Automotive parts - torque converters
The Carlstar Group Anderson 400 Lawn and garden, ATV, and commercial tires
Techmer PM LLC Anderson 300 Plastic additives and compounds
Takahata Precision America Scott 300 Plastic automotive parts
Federal Mogul Sevierville Sevier 300 Automotive engine valves
ARC Automotive, Inc.  Knox 266 Automotive airbag inflators
Formall Anderson 200 Plastic thermoforming
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
Matix Corporation of America Campbell 109 Oil pans, oil pump covers, crankcases, transmission adapter housings

Source:  Book of Lists, community websites 2020