From a small artisan workshop to global industry

Main milestones


Vicente Alegre establishes Talleres Almar, marking the start of Industrias Alegre


The company starts producing plastic injection moulding parts under the Valeplast brand name


Our excellence in production attracts the automotive industry and we start making parts for SEAT and SIMCA


Our relationship with Ford starts with us supplying interior linings for the Fiesta model. Later, Citroën and General Motors become clients


Ford recognises our work of the highest quality by awarding us the Q1 Certificate


We receive Ford's international distinction as a "Full Service Supplier" and its Silver Award Excellence


Ford includes us as suppliers for all its models. Starting with the Mondeo - its first global car; then the Focus, Kuga and C-Max models


We start expanding globally in response to our customers' trust in us. First stop, Poland. In 2011 and 2015 we doubled our international presence with expert local partners in India and Mexico


We start remodelling our facilities in Albal (Valencia) with a €3m investment. As a second stage, in 2012, we refurbished the headquarters and façade


New 4500 m2 injection plant in Albal, with new high tonnage presses - one, 2300 tonnes; and two others: 1500 and 1800 tonnes


We expand our offices by 1200 m2 and continued to expand in 2018 with two new warehouses close to our existing ones in Albal


Our Silesia Plastic JV was dissolved in December 2015 and our new 100% IA-owned plant in Poland, Industrias Alegre Poland S.P.z.o.o., has been in operation since March 2017


New Industrias Alegre Group organisational structure and management team refreshed

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