In April 2016, AFX was acquired by Exco. The transaction provides Exco with new capabilities, and expands its customer and supplier relationships.
AFX INDUSTRIES, LLC
AFX Industries, LLC ("AFX" or the “Company”) was founded in 1998 and is based in Port Huron, Michigan with manufacturing operations in Matamoros, Mexico. The Company is a leading Tier 2 supplier of leather and leather-like interior trim components to the North American automotive market. AFX supplies die cut leather sets for seating and most other interior trim applications, as well as injection-molded, hand-sewn, machine-sewn and hand-wrapped interior components. These components include steering wheels, automatic shift knobs, shift boots, park brake handles, armrests, console lids and instrument panels.
EXCO TECHNOLOGIES LIMITED
Exco Technologies Limited ("Exco") (TSX: XTC), headquartered in Markham, Ontario, is a global supplier of tooling and interior trim components and solutions to the industrial and automotive markets. Exco operates 20 strategic locations in 10 countries, employs 6,700 people and services a diverse and broad customer base.