Feltex™ Automotive, a division of KAP Automotive (PTY) Ltd, is a subsidiary of KAP Industrial Holdings Limited.
Feltex™ Automotive Division comprises six business units that supply products directly and indirectly to the South African OEMs (Original Equipment Manufacturers), with its Head Office in Durban. This division is now one of South Africa’s largest automotive component manufacturers, with manufacturing facilities situated in Durban, (Pretoria), Ga-Rankuwa (Pretoria), Gqeberha (Port Elizabeth) and East London – all in close proximity to the assembly plants to facilitate “just in time” and “just in sequence” supply. Feltex™ Automotive’s information technology systems interface into the OEM’s production planning systems.
The key success factors of the automotive business units are an engaged workforce, consistent quality, outstanding service and internationally competitive pricing. All the business units within the Automotive division have achieved a prominent supply position in their product sectors and this has enabled the businesses to achieve competitive prices through economy of scale benefits.
Feltex Auto Trim Ga-Rankuwa is situated in GaRankuwa Industrial Park.