Inalfa Roof Systems is the no. 2 global supplier of roof systems and sunroofs to the OEM automotive industry and the no. 1 global supplier to the OEM truck industry. Activities entail R&D / co-engineering with the OEM, assembly and delivery to the OEM production lines (1st tier).
IRS has production units in Europe (Netherlands, Italy) the USA (Michigan), South Korea and China, as well as joint ventures and sales offices in Brazil, China and Japan. Geographical split of sales is 45% Europe, 45% USA and Asia 10%. IRS has built long-lasting relationships with almost every OEM worldwide.
The product range consists of three groups :
- Standard products
- Special / Innovative roof systems
- Truck Hatches
The relationship with the OEM's is one of co-makership and co-engineering, which typically have a lead times of 1,5 to 3 years. Almost 90% of every new car model passes Inalfa's engineering department, of which about 20-30% is transmitted into contracts. IRS has seen a strong increase in sales and contracts over the recent years. – less–ZoomInfo