This is about Codinter

We are a private company with the goal of suppling products and services for the welding, cutting, and finishing needs to different market segments in North, Central, South America and Caribbean countries.

Codinter supplies different welding, cutting, equipment, tools, accessories & consumables that can cover from a single mobile nucleus welding machine up to a flexible robotic welding and material handling.

In addition, for the specific oil industry, the company supplies special welding and cutting products and consumables for processes related with the sub-segments of distribution (Pipeline), storage (Tanks), Refinery and Platform.

About Codinter

Our Mission

Manufacture and distribute products, and provide services that meet the needs of the manufacturing, oil and automotive industries in the countries of America to make their processes more efficient and faster.

Our Vision

To supply a growing number of products and services for the majority of the manufacturing, oil, automotive industries in the different countries of the Americas and maintain a constant and exponential growth.

Our Values

  • Customer focus
  • Leadership
  • Teamwork
  • Continous improvement
  • 80/20 Rule

In a nutshell

The Codinter group is a family business that started business in 1979 in Colombia with the manufacture of spare parts for the automotive industry.

Later, was incorporated into business the distribution of products and services related to the manufacturing and maintenance industry, such as welding, cutting, drilling, bending, punching, enlisting and painting equipment, as well as all its accessories and consumables, including support local for our customers, with our added value services.

Since 1985 was decided to expand the coverage over Colombian borders and opened operations in the neighbor country, Venezuela. Subsequently, in 1997 were started business in United States, from where are covered more than 90 countries in different continents. More recently, in December 2017, business in the Brazilian market get started.

Now, the second generation of the family is in charge of this organization, takes the leadership of this entrepreneur and seeks to continue with the geographical growth in promising markets to expand their solutions in different sectors that ensure the development of both the company and its employees.

Luis Cadena

A man. A vision.

The founder of Codinter, Eng. Luis Enrique Cadena, is a metallurgical engineer with experience in the automotive and manufacturing industries.

Thanks to his ambitious goals, and leading an interdisciplinary work team, he has motivated the organization to sustainable growth with an organizational culture based on continuous improvement, to always meet and exceed the expectations of our clients.

A timeline of Codinter


Codinter Ltda is incorporated


Production and Assembly Plant is acquired


Openings in Bogotá and Medellín


Codinter in Venezuela begin operations


Codinter starts operations in USA


QS 9000-ISO 9002 Certified


Agreement with Corea Autoparts Producting Corp


Agreement with GM/ADELCO


ISO 14001 Certified


ISO TS 16949 2002 Certified


Commercial Management ISO 9001:2000 Certified


Codinter starts operations in Brazil


We are a multinational company

Our headquarters are in Miami, USA, but we are also present in Colombia, Venezuela and Brazil.

Some numbers about Codinter

We have arrived to stay. Our great perfomance thought years and years of suppliyng companies around the world is our best recommendation.

Local Presence

We have local presence in four american countries: United States, Colombia, Brasil and Venezuela.

+250 Employees

We have a combined work team of over 250 employees, and expanding. Most of our people is intended to Customer Service.

+25.000 Customers

With nearly 40 years in the field, we have gained the trust of more than 25,000 constant customers.

+90 Countries

We have clients all over the world, spreaded in more than 90 countries.

+8 MM US Dollars

Available inventory for inmediate sale in products and spare parts. You can count on us.

ISO Certificate

Our personnel have been ISO-9001, ISO-14000, TS-16949, OSHA certified. You are in good hands.