Hyundai Mobis Co., Ltd.

Company Profile



203 Teheran Road (Yeoksam-dong), Gangnam-gu, Seoul, Korea

Business Overview

-The Company is the No. 1 auto-parts manufacturer in Korea.

-In addition to its domestic Korean facilities, the Company operates production facilities in China, India, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Turkey, Mexico, U.S., Russia and Brazil.

-The Company conducts its business in two operating segments.

Division Major products Percentage of sales out of the Company's total sales in 2017
Automotive modules and major automotive parts Chassis modules
Cockpit modules
Front-end modules
Components for green vehicles

Aftermarket products

Aftermarket repair parts 19.6%


(As of Dec. 31, 2017)

Main Shareholders Interest Ratio (%)
Kia Motors Corporation 16.88
National Pension Service 9.82
Chung, Mong Goo 6.96
Hyundai Steel Co., Ltd. 5.66
Total 39.32


Chassis modules
-Corner modules
-Front chassis modules
-Rear chassis modules
-Complete chassis modules

Cockpit modules

Front end modules

Safety systems
-Driver airbags
-Passenger airbags
-Side airbags
-Curtain airbags
-Knee airbags
-Advanced airbags
-Windshield airbags
-Active seatbelts

-HID headlamps
-LED headlamps
-Rear lamps
-Adaptive front-lighting systems

Brake systems
-CBS : Conventional Brake Systems
-MEB : Mobis Electronic Brakes
-ABS : Anti-lock Brake Systems
-TCS : Traction Control Systems
-ESC : Electronic Stability Controls
-EPB:Electronic Parking Brakes

Steering systems
-Steering columns
-Power steering oil pumps
-MDPS : Motor-Driven Power Steering systems
-Steering knuckles
-Steering spindles
-Wheel hubs
-Gear boxes

AVNT multimedia systems

Injection molded parts
-Instrument panels

Wheels & Decks
-Steel wheels
-Truck decks
-Chassis frame assemblies

-LDWS : Lane Departure Warning Systems
-LKAS : Lane Keeping Assist Systems
-ASS : Air Suspension Systems
-AEB:Autonomous Emergency Braking systems
-SCC : Smart Cruise Controls
-SPAS : Smart Parking Assist Systems
-Smart keys
-Drive motors
-Hydrogen fuel supplies
-Battery management systems
-IPM : Integrated Package Modules 


Jul. 1977 The Company established Hyundai Precision Industries Co., Ltd.
Sep. 1989 The Company went public (listed in Korea Stock Exchange)
Mar. 1990 The Company formed an alliance with Mitsubishi Motor Corporation, entering into the four-wheel-drive vehicle market.
Sep. 1991 The Company and Hyundai Motor Corporation jointly set up a production facility to manufacture transmissions for the Galloper.
Dec. 1995 The Company established a manufacturing facility to produce the Hyundai Santamo.
May 1999 The Company announced plan to enter into car module parts business
Jun. 1999 The Company obtained QS9000 certification for car wheels.
Jul. 1999 The Company transferred its four-wheel-drive-vehicle division to Hyundai Motor Corporation.
Oct. 1999 Technical cooperation with Bosch, Breed for air bag and ABSs
Oct. 1999 The Company started manufacturing car module parts
Feb. 2000 Hyundai Motor transferred its automotive replacement parts division to the Company.
Oct. 2000 The Company adopted a new corporate name, Hyundai Mobis Co., Ltd.
Nov. 2000 The Company acquired Kasco's cockpit module production facility in Cheonan.
Dec. 2000 Kia Motors Corporation transferred its automotive aftermarket business to the Company.
Mar. 2001 The Company and TIP of the U.S.A. signed a technological partnership agreement dealing with in-floor panel technology.
Apr. 2001 The Company and ZF, headquartered in Germany, concluded a technical agreement in the area of chassis modules.
Aug. 2001 The Company formed a technological tie-up with Alpine on electronic information components
Oct. 2001 The Company formed a technological tie-up with Textron on driver seat modules
Nov. 2001 The Company formed a technological tie-up with Bosch on electronic braking devices
May 2002 The Company worked in collaboration with Siemens to co-develop automotive electrical modules
Jul. 2002 The Company acquired the chassis module plant of Mando Corporation
Oct. 2002 The Company obtained International Quality Certification ISO/TS 16949:2002 for airbag module systems
Dec. 2002 The Company completed Jiangsu Mobis module factory in China
Mar. 2003 The Company established Beijing Mobis Transmission Co., Ltd. (BMTC) in China
Apr. 2003 The Company opened the Shanghai R&D Center
Oct. 2003 The Company completed the construction of Beijing Mobis Module Factory
Dec. 2003 The Company completed ABS production plant in Cheonan, Korea
Jan. 2004 The Company completed Seosan plant in Korea
Apr. 2004 The Company completed the construction of the transmission factory in Beijing, China
Jul. 2004 The Company completed its Asan plant, Korea
Aug. 2004 The Company entered an agreement with DaimlerChrysler on supplying rolling chassis modules
May 2005 Completed the construction of a module factory in Alabama, USA
Jul. 2005 The Company established Wuxi Mobis Automotive Autoparts Co. Ltd. in Wuxi, China.
Dec. 2005 The Company established winter road test driving courses in Sweden.
Aug. 2006 The Company established a module production facility in Ohio, U.S.A.
Dec. 2006 The Company set up a module production facility in India.
Dec. 2006 The Company set up a module production facility in Slovakia.
Jan. 2007 The Company established Mobis Automotive Czech s.r.o. in the Czech Republic.
Feb. 2007 The Company sold the entire 40.0 percent shareholding it had held in EcoPlastic of Korea.
Feb. 2007 The Company absorbed KASCO, its automotive brake production subsidiary in Korea.
Jun. 2007 The Company acquired 100 percent of the equity in IHL, a supplier of automotive lamps in Korea.
Jun. 2007 The Company sold its propeller shaft business to KPS, which is headquartered in Korea.
Jul. 2007 The Company established Mobis Georgia, LLC of the U.S.A.
Mar. 2008 The Company established Mobis Module CIS in Russia.
Nov. 2008 The Company acquired hybrid vehicle components business from Hyundai Rotem.
Jan. 2009 Mobis Alabama LLC absorbed Mobis Alabama Instrument Panel, LLC.
Mar. 2009 A new lamp plant in Gimcheon started mass production.
Apr. 2009 The Company and Samsung LED signed a contract to develop jointly LED headlamps and modules.
Jun. 2009 The Company absorbed Hyundai Autonet co., Ltd.
Jun. 2009 The Company signed a strategic partnership with Continental Automotive of Germany.
Sep. 2009 The Company set up a module production facility in Czech Republic.
Jan. 2010 The Company established HL Green Power Co. as a joint venture with LG Chem Ltd.
Mar. 2010 The Company set up a module production facility in Georgia, U.S.A.
Feb. 2012 The Company established Mobis Automotive and Module Industry Trade Co - Joint Stock Company in Turkey.
Nov. 2012 The Company completed a module production plant in Brazil.
Dec. 2012 The Company completed a CBS (conventional brake system) plant in Slovakia. 
Mar. 2013 The Company completed Chungju Plant and started production.
May. 2013 The Company established Mobis Parts Miami, LLC in the U.S.
Jul. 2014 The Company established Mobis Parts Canada Corporation in Canada.
Sep. 2014 The Company established Mobis Manufacturing de Mexico, S. de R.L. de C.V. (currently called Hyundai Mobis Mexico, S. de R.L. de C.V.) in Mexico.
Jan. 2015 The Company established Mobis Automotive System Czech s.r.o. in the Czech Republic.
Mar. 2015 The Company established Cangzhou Hyundai Mobis Automotive Parts Co.,Ltd. in Cangzhou, China.
Jun. 2015

The Company established Chongqing Hyundai Mobis Automotive Parts Co., Ltd. in Chongqing, China.

Jul. 2015 The Company absorbed Mobis Parts de Mexico, S. de R.L. de C.V. in Mexico.
Oct. 2016 The Company completed construction of new module plant in Cangzhou, China.
Dec. 2017 Established a production plant in India, Mobis India Module Private Limited

Supplemental Information 1

The Hyundai Motor Group's Ratio of Shareholding in Automotive Companies

(As of Dec. 31, 2017)

Name of group company


Company in which the company holds shares

Hyundai Motor - - 20.78% - -
Kia Motors 33.88% - - - -
Hyundai Mobis - 16.88% - - -
Hyundai WIA 25.35% 13.44% - - -
Hyundai Kefico 100.00% - - - -
Hyundai Dymos 47.27% 45.37% - - 5.12%
Hyundai Powertech 37.58% 37.58% 24.85% - -
Hyundai Steel 6.87% 17.27% - - -
Hyundai IHL - - 90.00% - -
Hyundai Mseat - - - 99.81% -
Hyundai Partecs 56.00% 31.00% 13.00% - -
WIA Magna Powertrain - - - - 50.00%
HL Green Power - - 51.00% - -
Hyundai Autron 60.00% 20.00% 20.00% - -

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