Blue Ridge Metals Corporation was established in 1988 as a C.H.Q (Cold Heading Quality) wire processor and producer of precision cold formed slugs (blanks). We have evolved into a full service company producing C.H.Q. wire, cold formed slugs and finished automotive parts. Blue Ridge Metals currently supplies the hardware, bearing, and automotive industries. We are a customer base tier 2 company supplying to OEM customers. 

As our own customer for C.H.Q wire, we have a depth of experience and expertise not often found in typical wire processing shops or cold forming companies. This knowledge translates directly into a strong technical advantage for our customers. Additionally, we have an extensive history to draw on from our parent company, Central Yoshida Corp., in Nagoya Japan,the heart of the Japanese automobile industry.

Located in the Blue Ridge Mountains, in Fletcher, North Carolina, we provide "just in time" shipments to numerous customers not only in the South, but throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico. We take great pride in our well trained labor force, state-of-the-art technology and numerous quality and delivery awards that "Distinguish Blue Ridge Metals in our Industry."

Central Yoshida Corporation

  • World Leader and Innovator in the Cold Heading Quality Wire industry
  • Longest history in Japan as a wire manufacturer (since 1917)
  • Located in Nagoya, the heart¬† of the Japanese automotive industry
  • Global demands of automotive industry were answered by opening BRM in 1988.