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MANN+HUMMEL has acquired a manufacturer of filters Affinia Group

The MANN+HUMMEL announced the completion of acquisition of Affinia Group, which produces air filters under the brands WIX and FILTRON.

In MANN+HUMMEL believe that the acquisition of this company will not only strengthen the position of already known markets, but also to open new markets. Both companies will continue to work within the already existing production. So, Affinia Group specializiruetsya in the production of fuel, hydraulic and coolant filters for the aftermarket, MANN+HUMMEL manufactures products for original equipment and the automotive aftermarket.

After the merger, MANN+HUMMEL will lead the newly formed group, but the Affinia Group will retain their Executive functions, and its Director will be appointed General Director of MANN+HUMMEL Filtration Technology. After the merger, the group will have production, which involved more than 20,000 people around the world that will allow it to considerably strengthen its position and reach a new level of development.