NASCO Automotive is one of the region’s oldest and biggest groups in the automotive aftermarket. Established in 1949 in Amman, Jordan to humble beginnings by the late Mr. Nicola Abu Khader; NASCO Automotive today is a multinational organization employing hundreds of staff members in seven countries. In addition to their HQ in Jordan; NASCO Automotive exists with offices and full-scale operations in the UAE, Egypt, Lebanon, Palestine, Iraq and Ghana with expansion plans underway outside the ME region.
NASCO Automotive with all its branches is the core of the Abu Khader Group (AK Group) which consists of fourteen companies inside and outside Jordan. AK Group is currently being run by second generation Chairman Mr. George Abu Khader and third generation CEO Mr. Nicola Abu Khader Jr.
Even though the AK Group has diversified its business and grown into many new ventures; their long heritage and experience in spare parts meant that most of their new businesses remained within the general automotive industry. AK Group is Jordan’s largest car dealership group being the exclusive agents for the GM family Chevrolet, Cadillac, GMC, in addition to Opel, and BMW Group,Mini. On the commercial vehicle side AK Group also exclusively represents Mitsubishi FUSO, Massey-Ferguson and Daewoo Busses. They are also the official and exclusive dealers for Mitsubishi BMW in Palestine. Through other companies in the group they have ventured into leasing, public transportation, car rental, adhesive and chemical manufacturing, automotive battery manufacturing, gas stations, education and real estate development. To learn more about AK Group please visit our group website at www.abu-khader.com.
NASCO Automotive is the biggest member of the AK Group of companies and is currently divided into four main SBUs (strategic business units) and those are: Spare Parts (passenger and commercial), Tires, Lubricants & Additives, and Batteries.
A testimony to NASCO Automotive’s distinguished performance and experience is the large portfolio of tier one global OEM suppliers from Europe, Japan, the US and South Korea who entrusted us with representation and distribution in different countries. NASCO is proud to represent some of the world’s best and largest automotive suppliers such as NGK, Mahle, KYB, Aisin, Sangsin, Valeo, WABCO, MANN+HUMMEL, Contitech, LUK, FAG, INA, Delphi, Hengst, Euroricambi, Victor Reinz, SKF, PHCValeo, Diesel Technic, Continental, Sumitomo, Castrol, AC Delco, SWAG, CTR, ART, FRAS-LE, GE, Berner, NTN-SNR, Huco, MAXXIS, Seiken and so many others offering complete automotive solutions for all vehicle types.
This “preferred partner” status given by the best OEM suppliers in the world is what our team takes great pride in. We’ve reached this level through delivering both supplier and customer objectives and through a professional approach to business development and business sustainability that sets us apart from most other players in the region.
Because we realize that the depth, width and level of our product portfolio is virtually unmatched in the region; our customers enjoy this rare opportunity of having a trusted automotive “one stop shop”. That’s why we look at the future with great yet objective ambition and are exploring new markets year after year with the ultimate goal of having our satisfied suppliers and customers join us through this journey of progress.