NEXA AUTOCOLOR® brand has stood as a market-leading paint brand in the vehicle refinishing industry for many years, with specialist ranges such as Permobel and Belco dating as far back as 1925.

Throughout this time Nexa Autocolor brand has been at the forefront of innovation and paint chemistry. For instance in the 1960s, Nexa Autocolor introduced ground breaking 2K® to follow the introduction of metallic effect pigments on cars. This allowed any car's metallic effect to be reproduced using the Single Layer Metallic system.

Nexa Autocolor brand's offer has proven to continually combine technological innovation with full colour capability. The best example with Nexa Autocolor leading the industry with products such as AQUABASE®, the world's first waterborne basecoat, launched in 1992. This breakthrough technology delivered colour capability and durability in an environmentally friendly way.

In mid-2000 Nexa Autocolor launched Aquabase Plus. This next-generation waterborne basecoat gives improved application and blending qualities that deliver a "Right First Time" match to the original car colours.

Today the Nexa Autocolor brand is one of the world's leading refinish paint brands, available in at least 147 countries through networks of importers and specialist distributors.


NEXA AUTOCOLOR®, AQUABASE® and 2K® are registered trademarks of PPG Industries Ohio, Inc.