Neaton Rome is an operating unit of Neaton Auto Products Manufacturing, a tier-one supplier of products to the automotive industry. The company offers steering wheels, airbag modules, instrument panels, ventilators and trim parts. Its manufacturing processes include injection molding, vacuum forming, die casting, welding, and automated assembly and painting. Neaton also performs product testing, design, and research and development. The company s product lines blanket the interiors and exteriors of some of the world's leading automobiles. It is a wholly owned subsidiary of Nihon Plast Co. Neaton was founded in 1984 and maintains a facility in Rome, Ga.