JMI Announces Thailand Electroplating Facility

ROSEMONT, IL – July 24, 2019 – Jing Mei Industrial (USA), Inc. (JMI-USA) announced today the installation of injection molding and electroplating capabilities at its new plant in Thailand. Jing Mei Group (JMI), the parent company of JMI-USA, will have the capabilities online during the first quarter of 2020. The JMI Thailand facility is located near Bangkok’s New International Airport (Suvarnabhumi).

JMI-USA is a Rosemont, IL located, American company that is one of the wholly owned entities that comprise JMI. JMI currently has manufacturing facilities in Southern China along with its corporate headquarters in Hong Kong. JMI was founded in 1968 and serves customers in North America, Europe, Oceania as well as Asia. The company is a leading surface finisher providing high-quality coatings deposited on engineered plastics with metallic finishes featuring electroplated bright chrome, matte chrome, stainless steel and various PVD coatings.

JMI was a pioneer among foreign companies opening up an electroplating and injection molding facility in Shenzhen, China during the mid-1980’s. Now, the move to Thailand is another bold step for the company to establish options for its customer base world-wide.

“JMI’s plan to move to Thailand has been years in the planning,” said VP & General Manager Steve Edwards. “We recognized that setting up additional facilities outside of China in the future was a strategic key for our continued growth and success. JMI reached the conclusion that Thailand’s infrastructure, workforce and business environment were a great match for our customers and future growth.”

JMI remains committed to the China market and will continue manufacturing high-quality products in Southern China.

“JMI’s new Thailand facility helps to mitigate cost risk for our current and future customers. We are all very excited about this next big step for JMI.”, Edwards added.

JMI-USA has been providing high-quality electroplated plastics to the Large Appliance, Kitchen & Bath, Transportation and Consumer Products Industries in North America since 1995. The company’s North American headquarters is located in Rosemont, IL. For more information or questions, contact Larry Gildea at 269-270-1661, lgildea@jmi-usa.com.

Visit www.jmi-usa.com for more information about the company.