UNIVERSAL FILTER ITALIANA, today UFI FILTERS spa was founded in 1972 in Italy, in the town of Nogarole Rocca in the province of Verona. The purpose of the company was to supply filtration systems to the automotive market. Thanks to development of new technologies, its capacity to interpret and anticipate Customers’ requirements and its efficient and accurate service, the company has transferred the know-how gained in the Original Equipment Sector to the Aftermarket, where it has enjoyed exponential growth. Today the UFI FILTERS brand is present in the independent spare parts market of more than 70 countries throughout the world in the supply chain of the most important Distributors, with more than 3000 catalogue items. A worldwide staff of 3800 people and 17 plants (in Italy, Tunisia, China, India, Korea) are the statistics behind the Group that the brand belongs to.
The Aftermarket Business Unit was set up in 2005, giving a solid platform to the worldwide growth process in the independent spare parts sector.
Amongst the many Strengths of the UFI FILTERS Aftermarket are its strong international presence and territorial control thanks to the quality of its Distribution network, a dedicated sales team and the technical support offered to Distributors, Spare Parts Dealers and Repair Shops.
UFI FILTERS has been able to foresee the requirements of the automotive sector, designing the latest generation of high-performance products. Today it sets the gold standard for fuel filtration systems, with patented and successful products such as H2O and WATER ELIMINATOR, designed to separate water out from fuel, the ONE, DURAFILTER and DEFENDER product lines and the range of products designed for MULTIJET engines.