The group

History

1870     St Pierre d'Allevard (France) : Manufacturing of specialty steel

1965     St Pierre d'Allevard : Manufacturing of HARD FERRITE magnets

1995     St Pierre d'Allevard : CARBONE LORRAINE acquires UGIMAG

1998     Nuevo Laredo (Mexico) : UGIMAG acquires the HARD FERRITE operations of ITT Automotive in North America

1998     Evreux (France) / Ribeirao Pires (Brazil) : UGIMAG acquires the HARD FERRITE operations of PHILIPS

1999     Eumseong (South Korea) : CARBONE LORRAINE acquires the HARD FERRITE operations of TONGKOOK SYNTHETICE FIBERS

2006     FARINIA acquires the Ferrite Magnet and Flux Packages operations from CARBONE LORRAINE

2007     October, establish Ugimag China (70% Ugimag JV)