Metelli was established on 1st August 1962 as a mechanical engineering
In 1970, the company started producing engine parts and, in 1975, began
manufacturing hydraulic brake and clutch parts.
A further boost to expansion came in 1991 with the installation of the
line for the production of constant velocity joints, later expanded in
1999 to include driveshafts as well. Meanwhile, Metelli Co. merged with
Cifam Co. in 1996, a group company established in 1979 to manufacture
brake and hydraulic clutch parts.
In July 2001, Metelli Co. acquired 100% of GRAF Co., a well-known manufacturer
of water pumps and brake discs for car industry.
In order of completing the braking range, the brake pads have been introduced
in 2008 and the brake shoes in 2010.
Co. exports its products to over 90 countries throughout the world, covering
all the continents: Europe, Africa, Asia, America and Oceania.
This makes the company a true all-rounder, able to cater for the needs
of different markets and, at the same time, convey the image of integrity
and reliability that has always distinguished it.
The firm has a very mixed customer base: from the independent aftermarket
(I.A.M.), to the original equipment suppliers (OES), to the original equipment