NTN-SNR was founded in 2007 by merger of Japanese company NTN and French company SNR. NTN-SNR Group is one of the world's top three manufacturers of bearings, represented in all sectors - from automotive and aerospace industries to mining and wind power.

NTN company was founded in 1918 in Mie Prefecture near the city of Nagoya (Japan). History of SNR begins from the opening of the first factory in 1916 in the town of Annecy (France). The two companies began their journey as manufacturers of bearings, so the cumulative experience of the production of two members of the group is more than 180 years.

Research centers of the group and its factories are presented on 3 continents: 19 factories in Japan, 10 in the United States and 11 in Europe. The high level of quality of auto parts and large scale of production allows the company to offer its customers a wide range of the products at the aftermarket of auto parts, and to be the world's largest supplier for the majority of the largest automobile manufacturers (including German market), among which are such well-known brands as: Renault, Aston Martin, Audi, BMW, Ford, Mercedes - Benz, Opel, Peugeot, Porsche, Toyota, Volkswagen and many others.