Registered Able Autoparts Industries Company Limited and started as Ford assembler and distributor.


Listed on the Stock Exchange of Thailand.


Completed the first AAPICO factory at Hitech Industrial Estate, Ayutthaya, and established the first Joint Venture with Sanoh Japan named Able Sanoh Industries (1996) Co., Ltd.


Purchased a company from Dana Corporation USA and renamed it AAPICO Amata Co., Ltd.


Expanded to China by acquiring Kunshan Chaitai-Xincheng Precision Forging Co., Ltd.


Established AAPICO Hitech Parts Company Limited, invested in AAPICOITS Co., Ltd., a car navigation company with 60% equity holding, and engaged a strategic joint venture with Mitsuike Corporation Japan with 51% equity holding locating at Hitech Industrial Estate, Ayutthaya.


Established a joint venture with Minth Corporation China.


Established strategic partnership with Sojitz Corporation Japan.


Acquired KPN PLC and renamed it AAPICO Forging PLC and AAPICO Plastics PLC. Entered technical agreement with Edscha Germany for manufacture of door check, hinge, and parking brakes.


Established AAPICO Structural Products Co., Ltd. in Amata Nakorn Industrial Estate for chassis frames.


Completed the construction of 3S showroom for Honda dealers in Petaling Jaya and Kajang, Malaysia.


Established 4 joint venture companies with Lemtech Holding (Taiwan), Edscha Holding (Germany), Sumino Kogyo (Japan), and Sodecia SGPS (Portugal)


Celebrated the 25th Anniversary and commenced operations of AAPICO 2nd factory in Rayong.


Started operations at the new 20,000 square meters factory in China.


  • Expanded into car navigation business via cooperation with Quantum Inventions (Singapore)
  • Established AAPICO Training Center Co., Ltd. to manage overall trainings for AAPICO Group.


  • Established AAPICO Venture Co., Ltd. to explore opportunities in the start-up businesses and invested in 11.9% holding of Smoothlane Co., Ltd.
  • Announced the Stock Repurchase Program.
  • Achieved a 4-star CG level.


  • Acquired 20.36% equity in Nuro Technology Inc. (Taiwan).
  • Established JV with VINFAST to set up press shop and assembly plant to produce body-in-white parts for VINFAST vehicles in Vietnam.
  • Acquired 24.89% additional equity of Sakthi Global Auto Holdings Limited (SGAH) to support and strengthen the partnerships to growing business in the global market.


  • Initiate the “TURBO” policy with target of doubled sales and 10% net profit margin.
  • Reorganized non-core business operations in Papago (Thaialnd), Katsuya, and A Maction.
  • Be the first AUTO company to achieve TRIS rating and issue corporate debenture with BBB+ rating.


  • Acquired 25.1% of Sakthi Global Auto Holding Limited (SGAH) (UK) and form a strategic partnership with Sakthi Group to expand the automotive part business globally.
  • Disposed 14.95% equity holding in Jackspeed Corp. and disposed the entire 25% equity holding in Quantum Inventions (QI) and 60% holding in AAPICO QI Sdn. Bhd.
  • Sojitz signed MOU to transfer all of its shares to major shareholders.
  • Announced the resale of Share Repurchase on SET.