Cooper-Standard Automotive's annual revenues are over $500 million (see exact revenue data) and has over 1,000 employees. It is classified as operating in the Plastics & Rubber Products Manufacturing industry.
Note: Cooper-Standard Automotive's revenues are gauged from an analysis of company filings.
Cooper-Standard Automotive has actively raised capital from investors. These investors may include private investors, venture capital firms, or other investment vehicles.
June 16, 2010
Complete list of funding rounds and total amounts in the Company Report
Trademark applications show the products and services that Cooper-Standard Automotive is developing and marketing.
Cooper-Standard Automotive's new tradmarks suggest it is investing in R&D and marketing, while expanding into new products or markets.
Trademarks may include brand names, product names, logos and slogans.
TUROS Coated fittings sold as a feature of vehicle brake line connectors; brake line fittings; coated brake line fittings
FORTREX THE SUPER ELASTOMER Unprocessed thermoplastic compounds, thermoplastic elastomer resins and thermoplastic concentrates for use in manufacturing in a wide variety of industries
POSI-LOCK Non-metal quick connect couplings for use in automotive fluid transfer systems; non-metal couplings for automotive use
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Market Share of Cooper-Standard Automotive's Largest Competitors
A competitive analysis shows these companies are in the same general field as Cooper-Standard Automotive, even though they may not compete head-to-head.
These are the largest companies by revenue. However, they may not have the largest market share in this industry if they have diversified into other business lines.
The "Competition" section of a business plan or investment memorandum would start by analyzing the information about these companies.
Competitive advantage comes from offering better pricing or superior products/service.
These companies are similar in business line and location to Cooper-Standard Automotive.
While some companies compete with neighboring businesses for customers, other companies may compete to attract skilled employees.
These companies are in the same general field as Cooper-Standard Automotive and are rapidly expanding. Companies may grow organically or through acquisition. In some cases apparently high growth rates may be caused by data that weren't available in previous years.