Our European Locations
Japan (Global HQ)
Located in Japan’s Hirakata-City, Osaka, NPAC’s global HQ specialises in development, manufacturing and sales of automotive coatings and chemical products.
Supervising the automotive paint business of Nippon Paint Holdings Group, the HQ team oversees the development, design, and installation of coating lines.
Germany (European HQ)
Located just five km from Cologne city centre, the plant has been around for almost 102 years and became an important European manufacturing footprint for Nippon Paint through the acquisition of Bollig and Kemper in 2015. In April 2021, the Cologne site was officially designated as NPAC’s European headquarters.
We produce mostly water-based coatings for the automotive industry. Our R&D laboratory is well-equipped with state-of-the-art testing equipment that facilitates our intimate collaboration with major OEMs in product development.
Located just 25km from Paris, our new state of the art production plant was completed at the end of 2020. Equipped with the latest technologies (MES – WMES) and automation, we’ve been producing clearcoat and waterborne basecoat technologies since June 2021.
With a capacity of 6000T of clearcoat and 8500T of basecoat per year, we expect to expand our European footprint with OEM, tiers 1 and 2 customers.
The NPAUK manufacturing facility is located in Swindon, a town synonymous with the UK’s industrial heritage and just eighty miles from London and with easy access to the UK’s major road infrastructure.
The site has seen significant developments during its thirty-year history, the most recent being the introduction of a standalone manufacturing plant.
Having built a first-class reputation with its customers, including Nissan, Toyota, and Honda, NPAUK is one of the most respected companies within the automotive coatings sector.
Nippon Paint Turkey is located at the east edge of Istanbul and a short distance to the heart of OEM & tier automotive manufacturers in the country, either in Kocaeli, Sakarya or Bursa.
Nippon Paint Turkey was established in 2008 and has developed its competency and robustness in manufacturing highly technological coating materials.
We produce superior quality ED paint, primers, waterborne and solventborne basecoats and clearcoats to meet all our customer demand.
With a foundation built on sustainability, the company has ISO 9002 – 2015 certification, and the team is strongly committed to complying with all the country’s environmental regulations.
Our plant is located in the industrial area in Kolin city, 50km from Prague. We produce binder resin for E-coats. Currently, we use approximately 25% of our factory area, with space for significant future expansion.
2016: Construction of the plant NPACZ started, land size: 48,835 m2
2019: E-Coat F-2 Binder plant (Phase 1) was completed (max 9600t/Y)
2020: Achieved ISO9001 certification
2021: Commercial Production Start in January (SOP)