American Tools is an ISO 9001:2008 certified, fully integrated precision sheet metal, machining and stamping manufacturing company based in Puerto Rico with close to 50 years’ experience servicing global companies, primarily in the life sciences industry. In this interview, President Luis Alemañy speaks about how the company succesfully adapted to the changing business environment in Puerto Rico and the advantages of Puerto Rico as a sourcing location, while expanding the business to the US mainland and into other niches. Recently, Luis also founded a new organization called SJT Windows specialized in the assembly and distribution of uPVC and Aluminum windows.
My ambition is to enter the Latin American market as well as increase market share in Asia-Pacific. Even though it will be challenging since competition is tough, I know we can do it by providing high-quality products at a competitive price.