Founded as a factory for ball-bearing turntables in Neu-Isenburg near Frankfurt.
JOST starts to produce fifth wheels.
Name changed to JOST-Werke GmbH (company with limited liability).
Production commences in South Africa.
Incorporation of JOST Great Britain Ltd.
Incorporation of JOST Italia s.r.l.
Incorporation of JOST South Africa (Pty.) Ltd.
Incorporation of JOST France.
Incorporation of JOST Belgium N.V.
Transfer of landing gear production to newly built factory in Wolframs-Eschenbach, Bavaria
Incorporation of JOST International Corp. Grand Haven, Michigan.
Incorporation of JOST Iberica, Spain.
Incorporation of JOST Australia Pty. Ltd.
Landing gear factory extended and capacity doubled.
Incorporation of JOST Far East Pte. Ltd.
Product range extended to swap body components.
Incorporation of JOST China.
Incorporation of JOST Brasil.
Incorporation of JOST Hungaria BT.
Completion of "Factory 2000" for fifth wheels and king pins in Neu-Isenburg.
New majority share holder: Alpha Group
Start-up of fifth wheel production in Tennessee, USA
Start-up of new landing gear "Module" production in Wolframs-Eschenbach
JOST Holding GmbH purchased Rockinger Spezialfabrik für Anhängekupplungen GmbH & Co in Munich and Rockinger Anhängekupplungen GmbH in Wechmar
Start of production landing gear factory, Shanghai
Acquisition of REGENSBURGER and incorporation of JOST RUS
Start of the Global Logistic Center™ (GLC) in Neu-Isenburg
Extension of South Africa activities by overtaking the sales distribution company
Expansion of JOST Hungary plant
Incorporation of JOST Polska
Acquisition of TRIDEC
Production commences JOST India
Production commences JOST Polska
Opening of a third plant in China
Incorporation of JOST Japan
Acquisition of Edbro
Acquisition of DCA-Family, Mercedes Benz TrailerAxleSystems
Name changed to JOST-Werke Deutschland GmbH
Globalization product group axles
IPO of JOST Werke AG
Incorporation of JOST Otomotiv Sanayi Ticaret A. Ş., Turkey
Incorporation of JOST Thailand Co. Ltd
Incorporation of JOST New Zealand Ltd
Generational change: Lars Brorsen hands over his function as CEO to Joachim Dürr
Acquisition of Ålö Holding AB with its brand Quicke
Edbro divested to Endless LLP