History

ROSTA Canada

ROSTA INC. was formed in May 1988 and is a wholly owned subsidiary of ROSTA AG based in Hunzenschwil Switzerland. The Swiss based parent company owned by Mr. Ernst Rohr Sr. began in 1944 and has been manufacturing rubber suspension elements for the industrial markets over the past 62 years.

Originally a family owned and operated business, the Rohr family sold ROSTA AG and its subsidiaries to the Polygena AG Group in 1996. The Polygena AG Group is a diverse holding company based in Altstatten Switzerland and owns five other Swiss based machine component manufacturing companies.

ROSTA INC. is based in Goodwood, Ontario and operates as a sales and distribution facility for the products manufactured by its parent company ROSTA AG in Switzerland. ROSTA has a diverse network of distributors across Canada to meet the needs of the end user markets, and a dedicated sales team to support the distribution & OEM customers directly.

ROSTA Switzerland

All began in the mid-forties 1944, when Mr. Rohr in the village of Staufen (RoSta) was commissioned to develop a simple and economic solution to support axles of truck trailers. 

The three main functions, to support, to dampen and to suspend lead to the ROSTA rubber spring element.
Today, ROSTA AG exports over 90% of its products. With six subsidiaries and over 35 distribution partners worldwide, there is certainly one in your region. With a clear grow strategy, ROSTA is expanding on all levels. 

 

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