Negotiating this deal, Capital Times seized the long-term competition between VATI-Auto Group (Russia) and TRIBO (Ukraine), the first-tier producers of asbestos products and car components in CIS.
Dafmi is the biggest manufacturer of the brake system components in CIS. Date of foundation - 31st of January, 1991. Formed as joint Ukrainian-Australian Company on the basis of Yuzhny Machine-Building Plant (Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine) in 2005 the company continues its activities as a separate legal entity.
About CJSC "VATI-AUTO":
The Company was founded on the basis of the Volga Asbestos & technical products Plant in April 2003 and is a member of the "VATI" Holding.
CJSC "VATI-AUTO" is the manufacturer, developer of non-asbestos gasket materials and products for the automotive industry. The cushioning materials and goods are supplied to such car manufacturers as: "AvtoVAZ" JSC , "ZMZ" JSC, «GM-AvtoVAZ" CJSC, "AVTODIZEL" JSA, "AvtoZaZ-MOTOR" ,"MMZ"