TRADITION AND PASSION
After gaining 10 years of intensive experience in the abrasives industry, Peter Jöst started his own company in 1981, driven by his personal commitment and innovative ideas. Today, JÖST abrasives is a medium-sized, family-owned company specializing in the development, production and distribution of abrasives and abrasive systems. Close cooperation with users from the industry and with trade and specialist trade partners has resulted in a comprehensive, application-oriented product range which is continuously enhanced. The company's unique innovative and patented products are recognized by professionals around the world as labor and cost-saving problem solutions. Products from JÖST abrasives make the surface treatment of metals and alloys, wood and wood-based materials, natural and artificial stone, plastics and mineral materials, rubber and cotaing materials as well as lacquers and paints much more productive.
Driving higher availability, longer service lives and shorter machining times, the pioneering ideas and innovative products of JÖST abrasives also considerably increase the productivity of our customers. The company strenghts of JÖST abrasives include reliable employees with specialist knowledge and commitment, recognized consulting and quality competence, flexible production processes, sensible storage and stockpiling, adherence to deadlines, a high level of cost efficiency and rapid decision-making. These corporate qualities benefit our customers in the metal, wood, woodworking and plastics processing industries, as well as those in the painting and varnishing trades, in vehicle construction and in the carpentry and interior design sectors ... not forgetting of course the DIY specialists in the home.
JÖST abrasives has received several awards for its reliability as a system supplier to renowned companies. 2016 saw the company receive the prestigious "Hessian Grand Prize for Medium-Sized Enterprises" and the "Hessen Champion Award" in the Innovation category.