HOEKO-Automotive timeline

Three generation history in plastics production. 


The company Hörauf & Kohler history in plastic parts production has been longer than 65 years and for most of this time we have belonged to the best names in plastic technologies. 

Our products are well known all around the world.


Company history:

  • 1946 founded by partners Hörauf a Kohler as the company producing cast and pressed plastic parts
  • 1952 the production changed into injection moulding
  • 1964 the company moved to the current premises
  • 1971 production area expansion
  • 1999 production area expansion
  • 2003 SINOPLASTICS Co., Ltd. was founded in Changchun/China
  • 2004 new warehouse in Augsburg with covered loading area for trucks
  • 2007 ACS-Automotive GmbH was founded in Munich
  • 2010 Hoeko Limited was founded in Hong Kong/China
  • 2011 Hoeko-Automotive s.r.o. moved to Jiřice / the Czech Republic
  • 2012 the Hoeko-Automotive s.r.o. warehouse expansion
  • 2013 Hoeko-Flock s.r.o. was founded in Humpolec / the Czech Republic
  •  2015 production area expansion in Hoeko-Automotive s.r.o. in Jiřice / the Czech Republic


         Picture taken in 1966 - Peter-Dörfler-street 27, Augsburg, Germany