Company

Who we are

João Baptista Fernandes, the company’s founder and main shareholder, began his work as a sole proprietorship in May 1975, in Leiria. This was the origin of JBF – João Baptista Fernandes e Filhos, Lda.

JBF is a company which sells, both national and internationally, machinery, equipment and several products of renowned brands for the automotive and industrial sectors, namely:

  • Metal mechanics industry;
  • Metalworking industry;
  • Mechanical industry;
  • Automotive industry;
  • Mould industry;
  • Car repair shops;
  • Car maintenance shops;
  • Refractory industry (furnace construction for aluminium, glass, cement and steel);
  • Telecommunications and electronics (equipment and consumables for fibre-optic and related electronics).

Experience

JBF is a leading company, particularly in the coastal central region, on account of the quality, which results from a skilled and committed team, the longstanding trust relationship with clients, as well as the provided services and products.

Experiência

JBF is a leading company, particularly in the coastal central region, on account of the quality, which results from a skilled and committed team, the longstanding trust relationship with clients, as well as the provided services and products.

Know How

JBF, thanks to more than four decades of existence and experience, stands as a leading company of its area, standing out in the market for its soundness, transparency in relations and its know-how. These are the grounds for earning, long ago, the respect and admiration of clients and partners.

Know How

JBF, thanks to more than four decades of existence and experience, stands as a leading company of its area, standing out in the market for its soundness, transparency in relations and its know-how. These are the grounds for earning, long ago, the respect and admiration of clients and partners.

Mission

Our mission consists of ensuring the excellence and acknowledgement of our activity – selling, delivering products and providing services -, ensuring the creation of value and the business sustainability among clients and stakeholders.

Vision

JBF aims to stand among the main players in the market and to become a benchmark of excellence within the sector, remaining attentive to the evolution and innovations of markets.

Values

JBF prides itself on trustworthy, loyal, competent, solid and innovative relationships.

““Here is the test to find whether your mission on Earth is finished: if you’re alive, it isn’t.” 

Richard Bach