The United Kingdom: A market presence spanning decades

NGK Spark Plugs (UK) - market leader for spark plugs and glow plugs in the aftermarket.

NGK Spark Plugs (U.K.) Ltd. was founded in 1975. Its headquarters is in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfortshire.

The company headquarters covers a surface area of 34,000 square metres, 21,000 of which accommodate the logistics centre for the United Kingdom. It stocks more than six million spark plugs.

Like NGK Spark Plug Europe, the subsidiary comprises two areas:

  • Automotive products and
  • NTK Technical Ceramics for products made of technical ceramics.

In the automotive sector, Ford, Jaguar and Rolls Royce are amongst the customers of NGK Spark Plugs (UK).  In the aftermarket the company is the market leader in spark plugs and glow plugs.