Founded in 1986 with the former Standard Products Company and Nishikawa Rubber Company (NRC); technology exchange agreements have existed between the two companies since 1970.
Full-Service Supplier of Automotive OEM Dynamic Sealing Systems owned jointly by Nishikawa Rubber Company (60%) and Cooper Standard Automotive (40%).
Nishikawa Rubber Company (NRC), is the only independent (non-keiretsu) dynamic sealing supplier with a customer base that includes all of the Japanese automotive companies, GM, Jaguar, Aston Martin, and Ferrari. NRC is headquartered in Hiroshima, Japan.
Cooper Standard Automotive (CSA) is among the world’s largest automotive OEM suppliers of sealing and fluid. CSA is headquartered in Novi, Michigan.