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The Company

Specialist in mirrors and camera technologies

SMR is one of the largest manufacturers of rearview mirrors for passenger vehicles in the world. Furthermore, the company is a pioneer in developing intelligent camera technologies for automotive applications.

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Char Zawadzinski Chief Operating Officer

Welcome to SMR

SMR is a global company with a high level of innovation. Originally coming from the pure mirror business, today SMR is specialist in rear view mirror systems as well as pioneer in intelligent camera systems for automotive applications. Our goal is to actively help forming the future of the automotive industry – with innovative technologies that make driving more comfortable and safer.

As part of the Samvardhana Motherson Group, we are optimally networked for reacting quickly to customer requirements and making use of synergy effects. For example, we work closely with our sister companies SMP, MSSL, SMIA and Motherson Innovations. SMR offers a creative working environment, in which everyone can participate actively and develop in line with his or her individual abilities and preferences.

Facts & Figures

Originaly founded: 1935

Countries SMR is located in: 16

Engaged employees: 10,400 +

Production & Logistics centers: 23

Revenue generated in 2016/17: €1,6 billion

Part of Samvardhana
Motherson Group since:
2009

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SMR Quality policy

To be our customers’ preferred partner for Automotive mirrors, components and camera based environment sensors.

Quality has always been a lead value at SMR - essential for customers and therefore also for the company and its employees. Quality is not only a priority for every product created but also for every process performed internally and externally. It’s a prerequisite for functioning partnerships with customers as well as suppliers. SMR’s global networking ensures best-in-class quality standards that are applied consistently worldwide. All SMR companies are certified according to the latest automotive quality standards.

We will achieve this through:

  • Customer orientation, satisfaction and confidence
  • Motivated and involved employees
  • Business excellence culture
  • Compliance with legal requirements
  • Demanding and developing relationships with suppliers
  • Leadership and process approach
  • Continuous improvement
  • Sustainability as a major guidance

SMR supports its customers in developing markets by transferring its global best practices into the local production facilities. With its focused commitment to Quality, Cost, Delivery, Development, Management, Safety, Environment and Sustainability, SMR is a preferred supplier to major car manufacturers globally.

Environment & Sustainability

Corporate and Social Responsibility

At SMR we define sustainability as the economical and careful use of nature's resources, maintaining the health of all employees, and workplace safety. These pillars are a top priority in everything we do. Our goal is to create products which are manufactured, used and disposed of in a safe and environmentally-friendly way.

Our work processes are designed to be healthy, environmentally-friendly and safe. We encourage our employees to participate in improving their own working environment, and support efforts towards continuous improvement.

SMR China pollutant discharge permit SMR Modern Slavery Statement Integrated Management Systems Policy
Customers

Proud to be part of our customers' success

Our products make driving safer. Our customers include:

Aston Martin
Audi
BMW
Buick
Cadillac
Chevrolet
Chrysler
Citroen
Dacia
Dodge
DS
Fiat
Ford
Genesis
GMC
Great Wall
Honda
Hyundai
Infiniti
Jaguar
Jeep
Kia
Lamborghini
Land Rover
Lincoln
Mahindra
Mazda
Mercedes-Benz
Nissan
Opel
Peugeot
Porsche
Renault
Renault Samsung
Skoda
Ssangyong
Suzuki
Tata
Tesla
Toyota
Volkswagen
Volvo

SMR is part of the Samvardhana Motherson Group - one of the fastest growing automotive component makers

The Samvardhana Motherson Group is a globally operating supplier providing full system solutions to the automotive industry, from design, simulation and prototyping to tooling, moulding, painting and final assembly of highly integrated modules. The group was founded in 1975 and is today one of the 26 largest and fastest growing automotive component makers in the world.

Its business portfolio comprises a broad range of superior quality and aesthetic products for all large car manufacturers worldwide such as cockpits, bumper covers, rear view mirrors, camera systems, lighting systems, decorative interior and exterior trim, wiring systems, air management systems and off-highway vehicle cabins.

Furthermore, Samvardhana Motherson Group produces refrigeration systems, machined and sintered metal parts, elastomer parts, cutting tools, thin film coating metals and injection moulding tools and provides comprehensive IT and design engineering services to various industry segments.

For more information and multiple investment opportunities please visit www.motherson.com and www.smrpbv.com.