US Farathane (USF) is a privately-held company founded in 1971. USF designs and manufactures highly-engineered plastic fabricated products.
USF provides its customers with a wide range of full service support in product design, material selection and manufacturing capabilities serving the automotive, consumer goods, electronics and heavy truck industries. USF continues to diversify itself through utilizing capabilities and taking them to other industries. USF is recognized for its excellence in design innovation by organizations such as SPE and PACE and has received numerous awards from its customers, including GM Supplier of the Year (2006, 2008, 2013, 2015, 2017, 2019), FCA Supplier of the Year (2015, 2017) and was Plastics News Processor of the Year 2005.
USF was formed through the merger of US Plastics and Farathane Corporation into one entity. Currently, USF has eleven facilities in the United States, eight in Michigan, one in Austin, TX, Jackson, TN and Riverside, MO, two facilities in Mexico and three facilities in China with over 5,000 employees.
USF’s processing capabilities include rotary platen two-shot injection molding, conventional injection molding, stack molding, robotic pick and place, two-shot injection molding, sheet extrusion, automated assembly, single, co, tri and profile extrusion, high speed die cutting, thermo-compression blow molding and twin sheet compression blow molding. Major product lines include headrest guides, cowl panels, side seat shields, NVH fender liners, load floors, trunk trim, window surrounds, fuel filler housings and brake reservoirs.
USF’s corporate headquarters with approximately 110,000 square feet of attached manufacturing space is located in Auburn Hills, Oakland County. The corporate headquarters houses all senior management of the Company, sales and marketing, finance and accounting, purchasing, engineering (product design, testing, product development, program management, tool engineering, automation engineering, and R&D) and information technology.
USF has participated in many charitable events over the years. Some of those charitable events were for the benefit of the following organizations: Make-A-Wish Foundation, Friends of Foster Kids, Habitat for Humanity, Volunteers of America, Macomb County Turning Point, Oakland County Lighthouse, Toys-for-Tots; Boys and Girls Club, and many others.
We are an award winning company that takes great pride in our history, growth and ability to provide our customers with the best possible products and service.