Ikhwezi Automotive (Pty) Ltd offers a specialised support mat die-cutting service to Catalytic Converter manufacturers.
Ikhwezi Automotive (Pty) Ltd is a Port Elizabeth based company that was formed during the first quarter of 1999. The company consists of German Nationals and South African shareholders, inclusive of an Economic Empowerment Group.
Some of the shareholders have been involved in the automotive industry for many years and their contribution towards the establishment of the company has been invaluable.
Ikhwezi Automotive has been exclusively contracted by 3M South Africa to die-cut InteramTM material that is imported from the United States of America for use in the manufacture of catalytic converters. Using the latest technology the company can ensure increased supply at shorter lead times, thereby ensuring excellent customer service. All finished products are destined for the export market via local catalytic converter manufacturers.
Ikhwezi Automotive has attained ISO/TS16949 certification and the employees are committed to the continuous improvement of the Quality Management System. The company Quality Policy and related documentation reflects their commitment.
The dedication of the employees is made visible by the clinical appearance throughout the factory in Port Elizabeth.
Ikhwezi Automotive is an example of joint venture partnerships with major overseas suppliers like 3M wanting to participate in the growing South African automotive market and thereby contributing to long-term economic stability.