about us Mazzaferro


Founded in 1953, Mazzaferro brings in its essence the pioneering spirit and technology in the fishing market, being a reference as the first synthetic fiber and yarn industry in Latin America. Through innovative processes, we use technology and international partnerships, seeking the excellence and quality of our products, ensuring continuous improvement and customer satisfaction.

  • 1953

    Introduced the first synthetic fishing line in Brazil

  • 1959

    Technology licensing agreement signed with EMS Grilon, from Switzerland, to polymerize nylon 6

  • 1962

    Nylon 6 polymerization

  • 1965

    Produced the first synthetic fishing line in Brazil

  • 1967

    Introduced the nylon copolymer 6/66 in Brazil

  • 1967

    Introduced the first braided knotless fishing net (raschel) in Brazil

  • 1970

    Produced the first braided and twisted ropes

  • 1974

    Launched Trilon Fishing line, produced in copolymer

  • 1982

    New Mazzaferro’s factory, in Diadema, São Paulo, Brazil

  • 1989

    The first high tenacity polypropylene multifilament plant in Brazil

  • 1995

    Nylon 6 continuous polymerization facility

  • 2000

    Araty Ocean fishing line won the world record for its resistance by IGFA

  • 2006

    Injection molding facility

  • 2012

    Mazzaferro sells its polymer facility to BASF

  • 2013

    High tenacity line plant with German technology from Zimmer

about us


Maurízio Mazzaferro
CEO - Chief Executive Officer

Luiz Terra
CFO - Chief Financial Officer

Rogerio Salvaia
Business Director

Cristiane Balestrin
Backoffice Sales and Marketing Coordinator

Tabata Santos
Marketing Analyst

Monica Santos
Backoffice Sales

João Bianchini
Sales Supervisor & BI

Ana Luiza De Rosa
R&D & Quality Coordinator

Cláudia Dalbello
Export Manager

Larissa Couto
Export Analyst

Henry Garcia
Information Technology Manager

Gilberto Sitta
Logistics Manager

Silvana Giovani
Supply Chain Coordinator

Mario Sabioni
Legal Representative

Osni Lazari
Plant Manager

Monica Biajo
Human Resources

Mauri Furlanetti
Ropes & Nets Production Supervisor

Edson Fernandes
Injection Molding Production Supervisor

Paulo H. Alves
Monofilaments & Multifilaments Production Supervisor

Rinaldo Trocoletti
Maintenence Supervisor

Juliana Freitas
Inside Sales

Fernanda Falcão
Inside Sales

Daniela Simini
Inside Sales

Nilza Padula
Financial Analyst

Robson Santos
Financial Analyst


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