Automotive Components and Modules, Auto Exterior

AUTO EXTERIOR DIVISION

The worldwide market leader in exterior components and modules

Through its offer in the exterior body panels market, Plastic Omnium provides customized multi-material solutions with high added value that increasingly integrate functions and enhance safety to reduce vehicle weight and CO2 emissions.

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LEADERSHIP POSITION
in each product line
15%

market share in bumpers
24,000
employees
worldwide
1
in every 7 cars
produced in the world is equipped
by Plastic Omnium
27
million
bumpers and…
1 million tailgates produced in 2016
Bumper Systems & Fascias
Body Panels & Spoilers
REAR CLOSURE SYSTEMS
FRONT-END MODULES
Semi-Structural & Structural Parts
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OUR PRODUCT LINES

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BUMPER SYSTEMS & FASCIAS

WORLD LEADER IN BUMPER SYSTEMS & FASCIAS

  • 200 new bumpers developped per year



ENHANCING VEHICLE AESTHETICS THROUGH

  • HIGH QUALITY: Industrial excellence in injection molding, painting & assembly
  • DIVERSITY MANAGEMENT: diverse function integration such as aerodynamic systems, lighting, sensors…
  • SAFETY: Extensive knowledge of pedestrian protection & impact management

BODY PANELS & SPOILERS

WORLD LEADER IN BODY PANELS & SPOILERS

LIGHTWEIGHT & AERODYNAMIC DESIGN FREEDOM

  • Styling freedom, diversity & function integration
  • Aerodynamic and body protection management

REAR CLOSURE SYSTEMS

WORLDWIDE LEADER IN LIGHT-WEIGHT COMPOSITE TAILGATES

    • 40% market share
    • 20 years experience in developing and producing tailgates
      • More than 1.2 million rear closure systems produced per year
      • -30% weight saving versus steel representing a reduction of between 3kg – 9 kg
      • Styling freedom, diversity & function integration, modularity

FRONT-END MODULES

WORLDWIDE LEADER IN INTEGRATED FRONT-END MODULES

  • 5 million Front-End Modules assembled and sequenced per year
  • Modular offering, complexity management
  • Optimized interfaces and assembly for lighting, cooling & energy absorption systems
  • Weight savings through function integration

SEMI-STRUCTURAL
AND STRUCTURAL PARTS

World Leader Semi-Structural & Structural Parts

INNOVATION IN HIGH PERFORMANCE COMPOSITES FOR WEIGHT SAVING

  • Current & future composite solutions for mass production
  • Hybrid technologies compatible with car body welding process
  • 1st carbon composite parts production in 2015
  • Weight saving potential up to 30-50%

Auto Exterior across the globe

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  • Plant Auto Exterior
  • R&D Center
  • Head office

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