Makers of fabric for the automotive and other transportation industries are facing very difficult circumstances with severe cost competition. Nevertheless, markets for small cars and eco-cars are emerging around the world, and opportunities continue to expand rapidly in newly developing countries. In 2010, TB Kawashima was established as a company that specializes in fabrics for the transportation segment, in order to deliver products that satisfy customer requirements worldwide under a strong management structure.
Since its foundation, TB Kawashima has expanded its global operations to comply with the customer requests by region. In recent years also, we further developed by starting production of a new plant in India and establishing a company in Mexico.
We have integrated system from design development to production for quicker response, and especially in development area, our greatest strength is the capability of proposal of products in a capacity closely related with seat assembly companies. We foster superior designers and technicians and build up an organization that enables us to pursue localization with customers. TB Kawashima will continue to take a key role for future global production and supply, while strengthening manufacturing capability as well as improving quality.
Leveraging these capabilities, we will meet our customers’ expectations for high quality, cost competitiveness at the global level, and product development combining excellence in function and design, all delivered with an appreciation for speed.
TB Kawashima is committed to total customer satisfaction, and we look forward to serving you as we move forward together into the future.