Automotive & Aerospace Coatings

Looking for a partner, not just a product?

If you’ve ever had your car resprayed, chances are it involved one of AkzoNobel’s car refinish products. And if you’ve ever flown in a commercial or business aircraft, there’s a good chance that AkzoNobel coatings were somewhere to be found on the aircraft. That’s because Automotive & Aerospace Coatings is a leading supplier of paints and services to car repair, commercial vehicle and automotive plastics markets around the world and the number two provider of coatings to the aerospace industry.

We are a leading innovator of product, color technology and state-of-the-art customer services. Our product range includes solutions to meet the needs of various segments in the vehicle refinishes market, as well as the OEM commercial vehicles, Automotive Plastic Coatings and Aerospace Coatings markets. Our world’s leading brands include Lesonal®, Dynacoat®, Sikkens®, Eclipse®, Aviox®, Alumigrip®, and Aerodur®. We deliver innovative solutions to bodyshop owners and repair professionals; car, bus and truck manufacturers; fleet owners; automotive suppliers; and aircraft manufacturers. It’s not just the excellence of our products that sets us apart. Our customers choose us because we treat them as partners.


We have developed a fine-tuned approach to key account management, and an outstanding global distribution network. We have unrivalled in-house knowledge and exploit the most advanced technologies to maintain our lead in color and product development. Finally, we have adopted management practices and business strategies that are designed to deliver sustainable business success to our customer, and in so doing, secure our own business success for many more years to come.

At Automotive & Aerospace Coatings, we appreciate the importance of true partnership. That is why, in more than 60 countries around the world, you can count on us for outstanding customer service and reliable deliveries. We also offer top-notch training, full technical and logistical support, and take great pride in our deep understanding of the local markets where we are active anywhere in the world.

General Manager: Jim Rees
Headquarters: Sassenheim, The Netherlands