Cooper-Standard Automotive specializes in the manufacture and marketing of systems and components for the automotive industry throughout the world. The company s products include body-sealing systems, fluid-handling systems and NVH control system. An employer of more than 16,000, Cooper-Standard Automotive maintains 60-plus facilities in nearly 15 countries. In 2005, Cooper-Standard Holdings, the parent company of Cooper-Standard Automotive, reported sales if more than $1.8 billion and net income greater than $8.5 million. This marked the first year of Cooper-Standard Holdings operating as a stand-alone company. Cooper-Standard Automotive successfully launched products for Audi, DaimlerChrysler, Ford, General Motors, Honda, Jaguar, Land Rover, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Volkswagen and Volvo in 2005. Cooper-Standard Automotive maintains operations in Auburn Hills, Mich.