In 1962 Kitaphanich Family established the Somboon Spring Limited Partnership which was considered as the pioneer in manufacturing the springs for motor vehicles in Thailand.
In 1995 Somboon Advance Technology Co., Ltd (SAT) has begun to be established by shareholders of Kitaphanich Family and Bangkok Spring Industrial Co., and listed on the stock exchange of Thailand in 2005.
SAT is a Thailand-based company engaged in the manufacture and distribution of motor vehicle parts for passenger cars, pickup trucks, trucks and agricultural machinery. The Company’s products include axel shafts, disc brakes, drum brakes, exhaust manifolds, leaf springs, stabilizer bars, hot coil springs, among others.
The main customers are the original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) with the long-term purchase contract and the replacement equipment manufacturers (REMs). It operates production plants in Samutprakan province and in Rayong province. The Company's subsidiaries include Somboon Malleable Iron Industrial Company Limited, Bangkok Spring Industrial Company Limited, International Casting Products Company Limited, and Somboon Forging Technology Company Limited.
Local Thai Supplier (REM market)
|1942||Yongkee Co., Ltd.|
|1963||Somboon Spring Co., Ltd.|
|1975||Somboon Malleable Iron Industrial Co., Ltd. [SBM]|
REM to OEM Market
|1977||Bangkok Spring Industrial Co., Ltd [BSK]|
|1983||Technical Assistance (TA) from Mitsubishi Steel|
International Management Systems
|1995||Somboon Advance Technology Co., Ltd. [SAT]|
|1997||ISO9001 and QS9000|
Listed Company and Sustainable Development
|2005||SAT PCL get into Stock Exchange of Thailand|
|2006||International Casting Products [ICP]|
|2008||Growing CG, CSR and Sustainable Development|
|2013||Somboon Group Triple Bottom Line|
Growing Overseas Parthnership
|2014||Somboon Learning Academy [SLA]
Somboon Forging Technology [SFT]
|2015||Thailand Sustainability Investment (THSI List)|
|2018||Mubea Somboon Automotive [MSA]
(SAT J/V with Mubea)
BSK transfer its spring business to MSA