With joy
in resistance

Who we are

We are an independent, medium-sized, family-run company and have been producing electronic components, in particular power resistors, in our factories since 1970. In addition to our standard program, we have specialized in the production of products that we develop together with our customers. Our task begins with their specific requirements, which we fulfill with custom-made products through research, development and manufacturing. At the same time, we prove anew our high flexibility and constant willingness to perform for our customers.

With our comprehensive quality standards, adherence to the contract, reliability and individual service, we will continue to win over our customers of our qualities as well as win new customers in the future. Due to our consistent customer orientation, our claim to always develop and deliver the best product, we have become the market leader in our sector.


We initiated our enterprise in Drolshagen, Germany with only 20 employees. From the start we were successful and continiously grew .
Early on we realised that in order to maintain growth we needed to spread out internationally.

Check out our history here..


  • we are a globally operating group of companies
  • we have about 2,000 employees in 16 sites throughout Europe, Asia and the Americas
  • we are the world market leader for power resistors in the automotive industry.

Further facts and figures


In our research and development areas, we focus on the development of technologies, materials and products of the future. We know the requirements of our customers exactly and build our development programs accordingly. These ultimately flow into all our products. To increase our competencies, expertise and overall innovation, we also work together with partners on research projects.

With the development of a variety of types, we have already pioneered many applications. We are known for highest product and production quality. It is our trademark. We have achieved the high standard with innovation and continuous improvement.

The globally positioned
KRAH Group has more than
than 15 branches
and subsidiaries

KRAH Elektronische Bauelemente GmbH and

KRAH Elektrotechnische Fabrik GmbH + Co. KG

Märkische Str. 4
57489 Drolshagen

100% Automotive
HKR Automotive GmbH

Am Wasserturm 21
74635 Kupferzell

100% Automotive
WITEC Widerstandstechnik GmbH + Co. KG

Roggenfelder Straße 9b
19303 Dömitz/Elbe

100% Industry
ItalOhm S.r.l.

Via della meccanica 13
36100 Vicenza

100% Industry
Resistec UPR d.o.o. & Co. k.d.

Zadovinec 39
8270 Krsko

100% Automotive
KRAH Sale & Engineering Eynon Inc.

2125 Butterfield Dr. Suite 104
Troy, MI 48084-3441

Krah Indústria e Comércio de Componentes Eletrônicos Ltda.

Rua Santos Dumont, 270
89120.000 Timbó S.C.

90% Automotive
KWK Resistors India Private Limited

#72, 3rd Main, 1st Stage
Industrial Suburb, Yeshwanthpur, Bangalore

100% Industry
KRAH Woory India Private Limited

A1B, MMDA Industrial Complex
Maraimalai Nagar Kancheepuram - 603209,

100% Automotive
Shanghai Krah Electronics Co. Ltd.

No. 565 Chenjing Road
Sijing Town, Songjiang District 201601 Shanghai

50% Automotive, 50% Industry
Shanghai Krah HKR Automotive Co. Ltd.

No. 565 Chenjing Road
Sijing Town, Songjiang District 201601 Shanghai

100% Automotive
Shanghai Gino Telema Resistors Co. Ltd.

No. 565 Chenjing Road
Sijing Town, Sogjang District 201601 Shanghai

100% Industry
Shanghai Krah Cartier Electronics Co. Ltd.

No. 224 Kaijiang Road
Sijing Town, Sogjang District 201601 Shanghai

100% Automotive