New-York Hamburger Gummi-Waaren Compagnie AG engages in the development and manufacture of rubber and plastic molded parts. It operates through the following business segments: Hair Care Products, Soft and Hard Rubber, Thermoplastics, and Others. The Hair Care Products segment involves the production of combs from natural rubber for the wholesale and retail trade. The Soft and Hard Rubber segment includes the manufacture and distribution of technical rubber products for the machine construction, automotive, and music industries such as geometrical mold hoses and elbows used in heavy-duty chain saws. The Thermoplastics segment encompasses the development, production, and sale of plastic modules and systems for the automotive, machine, and aviation industries. The Others segment includes all small-scale production activities. The company was founded in 1871 and is headquartered in Lunenburg, Germany.