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COOPER-STANDARD HOLDINGS INC. Administration’s Dialogue and Evaluation of Monetary Situation and Outcomes of Operations (type 10-Q)

This administration's dialogue and evaluation of economic situation and outcomes of
operations is meant to help in understanding and assessing the developments and
important adjustments in our outcomes of operations and monetary situation. Our
historic outcomes might not point out, and shouldn't be relied upon as an
indication of, our future efficiency. Our forward-looking statements mirror
our present views about future occasions, are primarily based on assumptions and are topic
to recognized and unknown dangers and uncertainties that would trigger precise outcomes to
differ materially from these contemplated by these statements. See
"Ahead-Trying Statements" beneath for a dialogue of dangers related to
reliance on forward-looking statements. Elements that will trigger variations
between precise outcomes and people contemplated by forward-looking statements
embrace, however will not be restricted to, these mentioned beneath and in our Annual Report
on Type 10-Ok for the fiscal 12 months ended December 31, 2021 filed with the U.S.
Securities and Alternate Fee ("2021 Annual Report"), together with Merchandise 1A.
"Threat Elements." The next must be learn together with our 2021 Annual
Report and the opposite info included herein. Our dialogue of developments and
circumstances dietary supplements and updates such dialogue included in our 2021 Annual
Report. References on this quarterly report on Type 10-Q (the "Report") to "we,"
"our," or the "Firm" seek advice from Cooper-Customary Holdings Inc., along with
its consolidated subsidiaries.

Govt Overview

Our Enterprise


We design, manufacture and promote sealing, gas and brake supply, and fluid
switch methods to be used primarily in passenger autos and lightweight vehicles
manufactured by world automotive unique gear producers ("OEMs"). We
are primarily a "Tier 1" provider, with roughly 83% of our gross sales in 2021
made on to main OEMs. We function our enterprise alongside the next
reportable segments: North America, Europe, Asia Pacific and South America. All
different enterprise actions are reported in Company, eliminations and different.

Current Traits and Situations

Normal Financial Situations and Outlook


The worldwide automotive trade is inclined to unsure financial circumstances
that would adversely affect new automobile demand and manufacturing. Enterprise
circumstances might range considerably from interval to interval or area to area. In
2020, the COVID-19 pandemic created an unusually excessive diploma of financial
disruption and uncertainty globally which adversely impacted automotive
manufacturing. In 2021, world automotive manufacturing was once more negatively impacted
by lingering impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and broad provide chain challenges
stemming, partly, from a pointy rebound in general industrial demand. In 2022,
rising inflation and persevering with provide chain challenges are contributing to
world financial uncertainty. As well as, latest pandemic associated restrictions
imposed in sure massive inhabitants facilities in China, the specter of further
lockdowns, and persevering with navy actions in Jap Europe are having broad
damaging impacts on key sectors of the worldwide financial system.

In North America, U.S. shopper confidence has trended downward for the reason that second
quarter of 2021. Key drivers of the decline are important inflation,
persevering with provide chain disruptions and rising rates of interest. Geopolitical
tensions and chronic issues over new variants of COVID-19 are additionally
necessary elements. Nonetheless, the U.S. financial system is seeing some advantages from close to
all-time low unemployment charges and rising wages. As well as, present and
future authorities spending licensed by lately handed infrastructure
laws and personal spending associated to pent-up shopper demand proceed to
assist financial progress. Economists on the Worldwide Financial Fund (IMF) are
anticipating the economies of america, Canada and Mexico to develop by 2.3
p.c, 3.4 p.c and a couple of.4 p.c, respectively, in 2022.

In Europe, the warfare in Ukraine and associated sanctions imposed on Russia are having
a dramatic affect on power costs and power safety. That is translating into
decrease output and better inflation for many Eurozone nations. Provide chain
disruptions have additionally harm sure industries together with the auto sector,
with the warfare and sanctions hindering the manufacturing of key enter supplies. The
easing of COVID-19 restrictions, tighter labor markets, pent-up spending and
European Union fiscal coverage adjustments ought to proceed to maintain exercise and
assist some progress in 2022. Economists on the IMF are at the moment anticipating the
financial system within the Eurozone area to develop by roughly 2.6 p.c for the
12 months.

Within the Asia Pacific area, the mix of extra transmissible variants and
the strict zero-COVID technique in China has led to repeated mobility
restrictions and localized lockdowns which have weighed on financial exercise and
non-public consumption. Current lockdowns in key Chinese language manufacturing and buying and selling
hubs akin to Shenzhen and Shanghai compounded provide disruptions elsewhere in
the area and past through the second quarter of 2022. Furthermore, actual property
funding in China, as soon as a key driver of financial progress, has slowed
considerably. As Chinese language exports surged in June 2022 following the tip of the
most up-to-date spherical of COVID-related lockdowns, the Chinese language authorities reaffirmed
a GDP progress goal of "round of
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5.5 p.c” for 2022, implying that additional stimulus measures could also be
carried out to maintain financial progress. Economists on the IMF predict the
Chinese language financial system to develop 3.3 p.c for the 12 months.


In South America, the Brazilian financial system continues to develop amid fiscal assist
and the lessening affect of the COVID-19 pandemic. Rising exports of products
and companies have supplied sturdy assist and the unemployment charge stays low.
Tighter financial coverage, inflation and political uncertainty forward of the
October 2022 basic elections are more likely to mood funding and financial
progress within the second half of the 12 months. Economists on the IMF are actually estimating
the Brazilian financial system will develop simply 1.7 p.c in 2022. We stay cautious for
the financial outlook on this market given the lengthy historical past of political
instability and financial volatility within the area.

Uncooked Supplies


Our enterprise is inclined to inflationary pressures with respect to uncooked
supplies which can place operational and profitability burdens on the whole
provide chain. Prices associated to uncooked supplies, akin to metal, aluminum, and
oil-derived commodities, proceed to be risky, which led to important
will increase in these prices in 2021. Present world occasions proceed so as to add additional
value stress and uncertainty to uncooked materials prices for 2022. As well as, we
proceed to see important inflationary stress on wages, power,
transportation and different basic prices. As such, we are going to proceed to work on an
ongoing foundation with our clients and suppliers to mitigate each inflationary
pressures and our material-related value exposures via a mix of
expanded index-based agreements and different business enhancements.

Manufacturing Ranges


Our enterprise is immediately affected by the automotive automobile manufacturing charges in
North America, Europe, Asia Pacific and South America which have been adversely
affected by a collection of occasions lately. Starting within the first quarter
of 2020, we skilled manufacturing shutdowns associated to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Starting within the first quarter of 2021, OEM manufacturing volumes have been disrupted by
the worldwide scarcity of semiconductors. In 2022, disruptions stemming from the
Russia-Ukraine disaster and lockdowns in key Chinese language manufacturing and buying and selling
hubs akin to Shenzhen and Shanghai have additional exacerbated provide chain
disruptions and automobile manufacturing ranges. We proceed to collaborate carefully
with our clients to attenuate manufacturing inefficiencies whereas supporting their
wants.

Mild automobile manufacturing in sure areas for the three and 6 months ended
June 30, 2022 and 2021 was as follows:


                                                    Three Months Ended June 30,                                               Six Months Ended June 30,
(In hundreds of thousands of items)               2022(1)                  2021(1)                 % Change              2022(1)                  2021(1)                   % Change
North America                            3.6                     3.2                    11.7%                   7.1                     6.8                      4.7%
Europe                                   3.9                     4.1                   (4.9)%                   7.8                     8.9                     (11.8)%
Asia Pacific                            10.0                    10.3                   (2.6)%                  21.3                    21.4                     (0.2)%
Larger China                            5.5                     5.8                   (5.9)%                  11.7                    11.6                      0.6%
South America                            0.7                     0.6                    12.9%                   1.3                     1.3                     (0.5)%

(1)Manufacturing knowledge primarily based on S&P World (previously IHS Markit), July 2022.


In all areas, manufacturing volumes have been impacted by the worldwide scarcity of
semiconductors which started within the first quarter of 2021 and deteriorated
thereafter all year long. Manufacturing stoppages associated to semiconductor
and different provide chain shortages continued into 2022, however have improved
sequentially quarter over quarter. In Europe, automobile manufacturing within the six
months ended June 30, 2022 was negatively impacted by further provide chain
points associated to the Russia-Ukraine disaster. In China, automobile manufacturing within the
three months ended June 30, 2022 was negatively impacted by the COVID-19 associated
shutdowns.
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Outcomes of Operations

                                                        Three Months Ended June 30,                                 Six Months Ended June 30,
                                                 2022                2021             Change               2022                 2021              Change
                                                                                     (greenback quantities in hundreds)
Gross sales                                        $  605,917          $ 533,185          $ 72,732          $ 1,218,901          $ 1,202,152          $ 16,749
Price of merchandise offered                           590,541            534,118            56,423            1,181,983            1,134,793            47,190
Gross revenue (loss)                              15,376               (933)           16,309               36,918               67,359           (30,441)
Promoting, administration & engineering
bills                                         52,282             50,085             2,197              104,186              108,139           

(3,953)

Loss (acquire) on sale of enterprise, web                  -                195              (195)                   -                 (696)              

696

Acquire on sale of fastened property, web               (33,391)                 -           (33,391)             (33,391)                   -           (33,391)
Amortization of intangibles                       1,737              1,933              (196)               3,483                3,705              (222)
Restructuring fees                             3,482             11,631            (8,149)              11,313               32,678           (21,365)

Impairment fees                                    3                841              (838)                 458                  841              (383)
Working loss                                   (8,737)           (65,618)           56,881              (49,131)             (77,308)           28,177
Curiosity expense, web of curiosity earnings        (18,454)           (18,125)             (329)             (36,631)             (35,909)             

(722)

Fairness in (losses) earnings of associates        (3,446)               393            (3,839)              (4,802)               1,179            (5,981)
Different (expense) earnings, web                      (1,509)             1,362            (2,871)              (2,720)              (3,727)            1,007
Loss earlier than earnings taxes                        (32,146)           (81,988)           49,842              (93,284)            (115,765)           22,481
Revenue tax expense (profit)                      2,005            (17,459)           19,464                2,657              (16,523)           19,180
Internet loss                                        (34,151)           (64,529)           30,378              (95,941)             (99,242)            3,301
Internet loss attributable to noncontrolling
pursuits                                           904                918               (14)               1,334                1,767              

(433)

Internet loss attributable to Cooper-Customary
Holdings Inc.                                $  (33,247)         $ (63,611)         $ 30,364          $   (94,607)         $   (97,475)         $  2,868


Three Months Ended June 30, 2022 In contrast with Three Months Ended June 30, 2021

Gross sales


Gross sales for the three months ended June 30, 2022 elevated 13.6%, in comparison with the
three months ended June 30, 2021. The rise in gross sales was pushed by quantity and
combine (increased web automobile manufacturing quantity as a result of affect of lessening
semiconductor provide points within the present 12 months partially offset by the affect
of COVID-19 associated shutdowns in China and the Ukraine battle in Europe and
web buyer value changes together with restoration of value will increase). This was
partially offset by the damaging affect of overseas change, and the
deconsolidation of a three way partnership within the Asia Pacific area. See Word 2.
"Deconsolidation and Divestiture" to the unaudited condensed consolidated
monetary statements included in Half I, Merchandise 1 of this Report for added
info.

                                     Three Months Ended June 30,                                                Variance Due To:
                                                                                                                    Overseas
                              2022                2021             Change                  Quantity / Combine*           Alternate            Deconsolidation
                                                                          (greenback quantities in hundreds)
Whole gross sales               $  605,917          $ 533,185          $ 72,732                $      101,878          $  (22,603)         $         (6,543)


* Internet of buyer value changes, together with recoveries

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Gross Revenue

                                    Three Months Ended June 30,                                                      Variance Due To:
                                                                                                                  Overseas
                             2022               2021             Change                  Quantity / Combine*           Alternate            Price Will increase/(Decreases)**
                                                                               (greenback quantities in hundreds)
Price of merchandise offered    $ 590,541          $ 534,118          $ 56,423                $       46,920          $  (20,619)         $                      30,122
Gross revenue                15,376               (933)           16,309                        54,958              (1,984)                               (36,665)
Gross revenue share
of gross sales                       2.5  %            (0.2) %


* Internet of buyer value changes, together with recoveries
** Internet of deconsolidation


Price of merchandise offered is primarily comprised of fabric, labor, manufacturing
overhead, freight, depreciation, guarantee prices and different direct working
bills. The Firm's materials value of merchandise offered was roughly 50% and
45% of whole value of merchandise offered for the three months ended June 30, 2022 and
2021, respectively. The change in value of merchandise offered was impacted by increased
quantity and blend, commodity inflation, increased compensation associated prices, increased
labor and overhead prices on account of inconsistent quantity manufacturing schedules, and
increased power and transportation prices. These prices have been partially offset by
overseas change, buying lean and manufacturing efficiencies, and the
deconsolidation of a three way partnership within the Asia Pacific area.

Gross revenue for the three months ended June 30, 2022 elevated $16.3 million,
in comparison with the three months ended June 30, 2021. The change was pushed by
quantity and blend, web buyer value changes together with restoration of value
will increase, manufacturing efficiencies, and buying lean and restructuring
financial savings, partially offset by commodity and wage inflation, increased power and
transportation prices and overseas change.

Promoting, Administration and Engineering Expense. Promoting, administration and
engineering expense consists of administrative bills in addition to product
engineering and design and improvement prices. Promoting, administration and
engineering expense for the three months ended June 30, 2022 was 8.6% of gross sales
in comparison with 9.4% for the three months ended June 30, 2021. The lower was
primarily on account of decrease compensation prices on account of salaried headcount initiative
financial savings and overseas change, partially offset by increased compensation associated
prices.

Loss on Sale of Enterprise, Internet. The loss on sale of enterprise of $0.2 million for
the three months ended June 30, 2021 associated to the online impact of our 2020
divestitures. See Word 2. "Deconsolidation and Divestiture" to the unaudited
condensed consolidated monetary statements included in Half 1, Merchandise 1 of this
Report for added info.

Acquire on Sale of Fastened Belongings, Internet. The acquire on sale of fastened property for the
three months ended June 30, 2022 was attributable to the acquire on the
sale-leaseback of a European facility of $33.4 million.

Amortization of Intangibles. Intangible amortization for the three months ended
June 30, 2022 was akin to the three months ended June 30, 2021.


Restructuring. Restructuring fees for the three months ended June 30, 2022
decreased $8.1 million in comparison with the three months ended June 30, 2021. The
lower was primarily pushed by decrease restructuring fees in Europe.

Impairment Expenses. Non-cash impairment fees for the three months ended June
30, 2022 decreased $0.8 million, primarily on account of impairments in Europe within the
prior 12 months interval.

Curiosity Expense, Internet. Internet curiosity expense for the three months ended June 30,
2022
was akin to the three months ended June 30, 2021.

Different Expense, Internet. Different expense, web, for the three months ended June 30, 2022
decreased $2.9 million in comparison with the three months ended June 30, 2021,
primarily as a result of unfavorable affect of overseas change.


Revenue Tax Expense. Revenue tax expense for the three months ended June 30, 2022
was $2.0 million on losses earlier than earnings taxes of $32.1 million in comparison with an
earnings tax advantage of $17.5 million on losses earlier than earnings taxes of $82.0
million for the three months ended June 30, 2021. The efficient tax charge for the
three months ended June 30, 2022 differed from the efficient tax charge for the
three months ended June 30, 2021 primarily as a result of geographic mixture of pre-tax
losses, the shortcoming to file a tax profit for pre-tax losses within the U.S. and
sure overseas jurisdictions on account of valuation allowances, discrete tax impacts
on the acquire on sale transaction in Europe, and different tax reserve adjustments throughout
the three-month interval ended June 30, 2022.
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Six Months Ended June 30, 2022 In contrast with Six Months Ended June 30, 2021

Gross sales


Gross sales for the six months ended June 30, 2022 elevated 1.4%, in comparison with the six
months ended June 30, 2021. The rise in gross sales was pushed by quantity and blend
(increased web automobile manufacturing quantity as a result of affect of lessening
semiconductor provide points within the present 12 months, partially offset by the affect
of COVID-19 in China and the Ukraine battle in Europe and web buyer value
changes, together with restoration of value will increase). This was partially offset by
overseas change, and the deconsolidation of a three way partnership within the Asia Pacific
area. See Word 2. "Deconsolidation and Divestiture" to the unaudited condensed
consolidated monetary statements included in Half I, Merchandise 1 of this Report for
further info.

                                        Six Months Ended June 30,                                                  Variance Due To:
                                                                                                                       Overseas
                               2022                 2021              Change                  Quantity / Combine*           Alternate            Deconsolidation
                                                                            (greenback quantities in hundreds)
Whole gross sales               $ 1,218,901          $ 1,202,152          $ 16,749                $       64,424          $  (32,662)         $        (15,013)

* Internet of buyer value changes, together with recoveries

Gross Revenue

                                       Six Months Ended June 30,                                                  Variance Due To:
                                                                                                                      Overseas           Price Will increase /
                              2022                 2021              Change                  Quantity / Combine*           Alternate             (Decreases)**
                                                                           (greenback quantities in hundreds)
Price of merchandise offered    $ 1,181,983          $ 1,134,793          $ 47,190                $       13,588          $  (28,035)         $         61,637
Gross revenue                  36,918               67,359           (30,441)                       50,836              (4,627)                  (76,650)
Gross revenue share
of gross sales                         3.0  %               5.6  %


* Internet of buyer value changes, together with recoveries
** Internet of deconsolidation


Price of merchandise offered is primarily comprised of fabric, labor, manufacturing
overhead, freight, depreciation, guarantee prices and different direct working
bills. The Firm's materials value of merchandise offered was roughly 50% and
47% of whole value of merchandise offered for the six months ended June 30, 2022 and
2021, respectively. The change in the price of merchandise offered was impacted by
commodity inflation, increased quantity and blend, increased compensation associated prices,
elevated labor and overhead prices on account of inconsistent quantity manufacturing
schedules, and better power and transportation prices. These prices have been
partially offset by overseas change, buying lean and manufacturing
efficiencies, restructuring financial savings and the deconsolidation of a three way partnership
within the Asia Pacific area.

Gross revenue for the six months ended June 30, 2022 decreased 45.2%, in comparison with
the six months ended June 30, 2021. The change was pushed by commodity and wage
inflation and the non-recurrence of prior 12 months COVID-19 authorities incentives.
This stuff have been partially offset by quantity and blend, web favorable operational
efficiency, decrease variable worker compensation bills, buying lean
financial savings, restructuring financial savings, and the prior 12 months divestiture of our European
rubber fluid switch and specialty sealing companies and Indian operations.

Promoting, Administration and Engineering Expense. Promoting, administration and
engineering expense consists of administrative bills in addition to product
engineering and design and improvement prices. Gross sales, administration and
engineering expense for the six months ended June 30, 2022 was 8.5% of gross sales
in comparison with 9.0% for the six months ended June 30, 2021. The lower was
primarily on account of salaried headcount initiative financial savings, buyer restoration of
engineering expense, and overseas change, partially offset by increased
compensation associated prices.

Loss (Acquire) on Sale of Enterprise, Internet. The acquire on sale of enterprise, web of $0.7
million for the six months ended June 30, 2021 associated to the online impact of our
2020 divestitures.

Acquire on Sale of Fastened Belongings, Internet. The acquire on sale of fastened property for the six
months ended June 30, 2022 was attributable to the acquire on the sale-leaseback of
a European facility of $33.4 million.

Amortization of Intangibles. Intangible amortization for the six months ended
June 30, 2022 was akin to the six months ended June 30, 2021.

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Restructuring. Restructuring fees for the six months ended June 30, 2022
decreased $21.4 million in comparison with the six months ended June 30, 2021. The
lower was primarily pushed by decrease restructuring fees in Europe.


Impairment Expenses. Impairment fees for the six months ended June 30, 2022
decreased $0.4 million, as in comparison with the six months ended June 30, 2021. The
lower was pushed by decrease impairment fees in Europe within the present 12 months
interval.

Curiosity Expense, Internet. Internet curiosity expense for the six months ended June 30,
2022
was comparatively according to the prior 12 months interval.

Different Expense, Internet. Different expense for the six months ended June 30, 2022
decreased $1.0 million in comparison with the six months ended June 30, 2021, primarily
on account of favorable overseas forex, offset by a loss on deconsolidation.


Revenue Tax Expense (Profit). Revenue tax expense for the six months ended June
30, 2022 was $2.7 million on losses earlier than earnings taxes of $93.3 million
in comparison with earnings tax advantage of $16.5 million on losses earlier than earnings taxes of
$115.8 million for the six months ended June 30, 2021. The efficient tax charge
for the six months ended June 30, 2022 differed primarily from the efficient tax
charge for the six months ended June 30, 2021 as a result of geographic mixture of pre-tax
losses, the shortcoming to file a tax profit for pre-tax losses within the U.S. and
sure overseas jurisdictions on account of valuation allowances, discrete tax impacts
of the acquire on sale transaction in Europe, and different tax reserve adjustments throughout
the six-month interval ended June 30, 2022.

Section Outcomes of Operations


Our enterprise is organized into the next reportable segments: North America,
Europe, Asia Pacific and South America. All different enterprise actions are
reported in Company, eliminations and different. The Firm makes use of Section adjusted
EBITDA because the measure of earnings to evaluate the efficiency of every section and
decide the sources to be allotted to the segments. Now we have outlined
adjusted EBITDA as web earnings earlier than curiosity, taxes, depreciation,
amortization, restructuring expense, and particular gadgets.

The next tables current gross sales and section adjusted EBITDA for every of the
reportable segments.


Three Months Ended June 30, 2022 In contrast with Three Months Ended June 30, 2021

Gross sales

                                        Three Months Ended June 30,                                                Variance Due To:
                                                                                                                      Overseas
                                 2022                2021             Change                  Quantity/ Combine*           Alternate            Deconsolidation
                                                                             (greenback quantities in hundreds)
Gross sales to exterior clients
North America                $  331,687          $ 247,525          $ 84,162                $      85,220          $   (1,058)         $              -
Europe                          126,287            132,621            (6,334)                      10,499             (16,833)                        -
Asia Pacific                     85,779            103,915           (18,136)                      (6,741)             (4,852)                   (6,543)
South America                    26,261             14,153            12,108                       10,319               1,789                         -
Whole Automotive                570,014            498,214            71,800                       99,297             (20,954)                   (6,543)
Company, eliminations and
different                            35,903             34,971               932                        2,581              (1,649)                        -
Consolidated                 $  605,917          $ 533,185          $ 72,732                $     101,878          $  (22,603)         $         (6,543)


* Internet of buyer value changes, together with recoveries


•Quantity and blend, web of buyer value changes, together with recoveries, was
pushed by automobile manufacturing quantity will increase as a result of lessening affect of
semiconductor-related provide points, partially offset by the affect of COVID-19
shutdowns in China and the Ukraine battle in Europe.

•The affect of overseas forex change was primarily associated to the Euro,
Chinese language Renminbi, Korean Received and Brazilian Actual.

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Section adjusted EBITDA

                                      Three Months Ended June 30,                                               Variance Due To:
                                                                                                                   Overseas          Price (Will increase)/
                               2022                2021             Change                  Quantity/ Combine*           Alternate            Decreases**
                                                                          (greenback quantities in hundreds)
Section adjusted EBITDA
North America              $   15,441          $     756          $ 14,685                $      34,180          $    (723)         $       (18,772)
Europe                        (15,316)           (14,391)             (925)                      11,328              2,096                  (14,349)
Asia Pacific                   (7,799)            (2,302)           (5,497)                       3,862             (2,688)                  (6,671)
South America                  (1,298)              (726)             (572)                       2,967             (2,297)                  (1,242)
Whole Automotive               (8,972)           (16,663)            7,691                       52,337             (3,612)                 (41,034)
Company, eliminations
and different                      (1,402)             1,937            (3,339)                       2,621               (124)                  (5,836)
Consolidated adjusted
EBITDA                     $  (10,374)         $ (14,726)         $  4,352                $      54,958          $  (3,736)         $       (46,870)


* Internet of buyer value changes, together with recoveries
** Internet of deconsolidation


•Quantity and blend, web of buyer value changes, together with recoveries, was
pushed by automobile manufacturing quantity will increase on account of a lessening affect on
buyer manufacturing schedules for semi-conductor-related provide points within the
present 12 months interval partially offset by the affect of COVID-19 shutdowns in
China and the Ukraine battle in Europe.

•The affect of overseas forex change was primarily associated to the Euro,
Chinese language Renminbi, Korean Received and Brazilian Actual.

•The Price (Will increase) / Decreases class above consists of:

•Commodity value and inflationary economics;

• Manufacturing efficiencies and buying financial savings via lean initiatives;

•Elevated compensation-related bills; and

•Decreased prices associated to ongoing salaried headcount initiatives and
restructuring financial savings.

Six Months Ended June 30, 2022 In contrast with Six Months Ended June 30, 2021

Gross sales

                                           Six Months Ended June 30,                                                  Variance Due To:
                                                                                                                         Overseas
                                  2022                 2021              Change                  Quantity/ Combine*           Alternate            Deconsolidation
                                                                              (greenback quantities in hundreds)
Gross sales to exterior clients
North America                $   653,581          $   586,561          $ 67,020                $      68,396          $   (1,376)         $              -
Europe                           257,701              298,397           (40,696)                     (14,121)            (26,575)                        -
Asia Pacific                     189,532              218,140           (28,608)                      (8,535)             (5,060)                  (15,013)
South America                     47,780               29,639            18,141                       15,228               2,913                         -
Whole Automotive               1,148,594            1,132,737            15,857                       60,968             (30,098)                  (15,013)
Company, eliminations and
different                             70,307               69,415               892                        3,456              (2,564)                        -
Consolidated                 $ 1,218,901          $ 1,202,152          $ 16,749                $      64,424          $  (32,662)         $        (15,013)

* Internet of buyer value changes, together with recoveries

•Quantity and blend, web of buyer value changes, together with recoveries, was
pushed by automobile manufacturing quantity will increase on account of a lessening affect on
buyer manufacturing schedules for semi-conductor associated provide points within the

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present 12 months interval partially offset by the affect of COVID-19 shutdowns in
China and the Ukraine battle in Europe.

•The affect of overseas forex change was primarily associated to the Euro,
Chinese language Renminbi, Korean Received and Brazilian Actual.


Section adjusted EBITDA

                                       Six Months Ended June 30,                                               Variance Due To:
                                                                                                                   Overseas          Price (Will increase)/
                               2022              2021              Change                  Quantity/ Combine*           Alternate             Decreases**
                                                                          (greenback quantities in hundreds)
Section adjusted EBITDA
North America              $  32,937          $ 41,989          $  (9,052)               $      27,170          $     (502)         $       (35,720)
Europe                       (29,973)          (15,880)           (14,093)                       8,260               2,340                  (24,693)
Asia Pacific                  (8,541)            1,250             (9,791)                       4,019              (2,589)                 (11,221)
South America                 (1,707)           (3,334)             1,627                        4,529               1,121                   (4,023)
Whole Automotive              (7,284)           24,025            (31,309)                      43,978                 370                  (75,657)
Company, eliminations
and different                     (2,945)             (211)            (2,734)                       6,858                 347                   (9,939)
Consolidated adjusted
EBITDA                     $ (10,229)         $ 23,814          $ (34,043)               $      50,836          $      717          $       (85,596)


* Internet of buyer value changes, together with recoveries
** Internet of deconsolidation


•Quantity and blend, web of buyer value changes, together with recoveries, was
pushed by automobile manufacturing quantity will increase on account of a lessening affect on
automobile producers of the semi-conductor associated provide points partially
offset by the affect of COVID-19 shutdowns in China and the Ukraine battle in
Europe.
•The affect of overseas forex change was primarily associated to the Euro,
Chinese language Renminbi, Korean Received and Brazilian Actual.

•The Price (Will increase) / Decreases class above consists of:

•Commodity value and inflationary economics;

•Manufacturing efficiencies and buying financial savings via lean initiatives;

•Elevated compensation-related bills; and

•Decreased prices associated to ongoing salaried headcount initiatives and
restructuring financial savings.

Liquidity and Capital Assets

Quick and Lengthy-Time period Liquidity Concerns and Dangers


We intend to fund our ongoing working capital, capital expenditures, debt
service and different funding necessities via a mix of money flows from
operations, money available, borrowings beneath our senior asset-based revolving
credit score facility ("ABL Facility") and receivables factoring. The Firm makes use of
intercompany loans and fairness contributions to fund its worldwide operations.
There could also be country-specific laws which can prohibit or end in
elevated prices within the repatriation of those funds. See Word 9. "Debt" to the
unaudited condensed consolidated monetary statements included in Half I, Merchandise 1
of this Report for added info.
We proceed to actively protect money and improve liquidity, together with
lowering our capital expenditures and bettering working capital. Based mostly on
these actions and present projections of OEM buyer manufacturing, we imagine
that our money flows from operations, money available, borrowings beneath our ABL
Facility and receivables factoring will allow us to fulfill our ongoing working
capital, capital expenditures and debt service necessities for the subsequent twelve
months, regardless of the challenges introduced by the COVID-19 pandemic and provide
chain points going through the trade. We repeatedly monitor and forecast our
liquidity scenario, take the mandatory actions to protect our liquidity and
consider different monetary alternate options which may be accessible to us ought to the
want come up. Our capability to fund our working capital wants, debt funds and
different obligations, and to adjust to the monetary covenants, together with
borrowing base limitations, beneath our ABL Facility, rely upon our future
working efficiency and money flows and plenty of elements outdoors of our management,
together with the prices of uncooked supplies, the state of the general automotive
trade and monetary and financial circumstances, together with the continued affect
of COVID-19, and different elements.
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Our Time period Mortgage Facility matures on November 2, 2023. The Firm has retained
Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC as its monetary advisor to investigate, consider and assist
organize a refinancing of the Time period Mortgage Facility and presumably sure different debt
devices. To the extent the Firm isn't in a position to refinance its Time period Mortgage
Facility previous to the issuance of the monetary statements for the 12 months ended
December 31, 2022, our impartial auditors might situation an audit opinion together with
an explanatory paragraph that signifies there may be substantial doubt about our
capability to proceed as a going concern. The inclusion of such an explanatory
paragraph within the report of our impartial auditors would breach a covenant
beneath our Time period Mortgage Facility which, except cured, would represent an occasion of
default thereunder. Such an occasion of default would trigger a cross-default or
cross-acceleration of different indebtedness. In such a case, the Firm wouldn't
count on that it could have adequate liquidity to repay all of its excellent
indebtedness at such time. Whereas there may be no assurance that the Firm will
have the ability to refinance its Time period Mortgage Facility on acceptable phrases or in any respect prior
to the issuance of the monetary statements for the 12 months ended December 31,
2022, the Firm believes its actions to enhance monetary efficiency, to
keep liquidity and present discussions with sure traders will allow
the Firm to refinance its Time period Mortgage Facility.

Money Flows


Working Actions. Internet money utilized in operations was $0.2 million for the six
months ended June 30, 2022, in comparison with web money utilized in operations of $60.7
million for the six months ended June 30, 2021. The online change was primarily due
to the receipt of $51.4 million in money funds from the United States Inside
Income Service for tax refunds associated to web working loss carrybacks.

Investing Actions. Internet money supplied by investing actions was $8.4 million
for the six months ended June 30, 2022, in comparison with web money utilized in investing
actions of $52.6 million for the six months ended June 30, 2021. The change
was primarily associated to proceeds of $50.0 million associated to the sale-leaseback
of a sure European facility which have been acquired within the six months ended June
30, 2022. We count on to proceed initiatives to cut back general capital spending
and anticipate that we are going to spend roughly $85 - $95 million on capital
expenditures in 2022.

Financing Actions. Internet money utilized in financing actions totaled $4.1 million
for the six months ended June 30, 2022, in comparison with web money supplied by
financing actions of $11.7 million for the six months ended June 30, 2021.
The outflow in 2022 primarily associated to principal funds on debt, whereas the
influx in 2021 was primarily on account of a rise in short-term debt.

Share Repurchase Program


In June 2018, our Board of Administrators permitted a standard inventory repurchase program
(the "2018 Program") authorizing us to repurchase, within the mixture, as much as
$150.0 million of our excellent widespread inventory. Underneath the 2018 Program,
repurchases could also be made on the open market, via non-public transactions,
accelerated share repurchases, spherical lot or block transactions on the New York
Inventory Alternate or in any other case, as decided by us and in accordance with
prevailing market circumstances and federal securities legal guidelines and laws. We
count on to fund any future repurchases from money available and future money flows
from operations. The particular timing and quantity of any future repurchase will
range primarily based on market and enterprise circumstances and different elements. We're not
obligated to amass a selected quantity of securities, and the 2018 Program might
be discontinued at any time at our discretion. As of June 30, 2022, we had
roughly $98.7 million of repurchase authorization remaining beneath the 2018
Program. We didn't make any repurchases beneath the 2018 Program through the six
months ended June 30, 2022 or 2021.

Non-GAAP Monetary Measures


In evaluating our enterprise, administration considers EBITDA and Adjusted EBITDA to
be key indicators of our working efficiency. Our administration additionally makes use of EBITDA
and Adjusted EBITDA:

•as a result of comparable measures are utilized within the calculation of the monetary
covenants and ratios contained in our financing preparations;
•in creating our inside budgets and forecasts;
•as a major consider evaluating our administration for compensation functions;
•in evaluating potential acquisitions;
•in evaluating our present working outcomes with corresponding historic
durations and with the operational efficiency of different corporations in our trade;
and
•in shows to the members of our board of administrators to allow our board
of administrators to have the identical measurement foundation of working efficiency as is
utilized by administration of their assessments of efficiency and in forecasting and
budgeting for our firm.

As well as, we imagine EBITDA and Adjusted EBITDA and comparable measures are
extensively utilized by traders, securities analysts and different  events in
evaluating our efficiency. We outline Adjusted EBITDA as web earnings (loss) plus
earnings tax expense (profit), curiosity expense, web of curiosity earnings,
depreciation and amortization or EBITDA, as adjusted
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for gadgets that administration doesn’t take into account to be reflective of our core
working efficiency. These changes embrace, however will not be restricted to,
restructuring prices, impairment fees, non-cash honest worth changes and
acquisition-related prices.


EBITDA and Adjusted EBITDA will not be monetary measurements acknowledged beneath U.S.
GAAP, and when analyzing our working efficiency, traders ought to use EBITDA
and Adjusted EBITDA as a complement to, and never as alternate options for, web earnings
(loss), working earnings, or another efficiency measure derived in accordance
with U.S. GAAP, nor as an alternative choice to money circulation from working actions as
a measure of our liquidity. EBITDA and Adjusted EBITDA have limitations as
analytical instruments, they usually shouldn't be thought-about in isolation or as
substitutes for evaluation of our outcomes of operations as reported beneath U.S.
GAAP. These limitations embrace:

•they don't mirror our money expenditures or future necessities for capital
expenditure or contractual commitments;
•they don't mirror adjustments in, or money necessities for, our working capital
wants;
•they don't mirror curiosity expense or money necessities essential to service
curiosity or principal funds beneath our ABL Facility, Time period Mortgage Facility,
Senior Notes and Senior Secured Notes;
•they don't mirror sure tax funds that will symbolize a discount in money
accessible to us;
•though depreciation and amortization are non-cash fees, the property being
depreciated or amortized might have to get replaced sooner or later, and EBITDA and
Adjusted EBITDA don't mirror money necessities for such replacements; and
•different corporations, together with corporations in our trade, might calculate these
measures otherwise and, because the variety of variations in the way in which corporations
calculate these measures will increase, the diploma of their usefulness as a
comparative measure correspondingly decreases.

As well as, in evaluating Adjusted EBITDA, it must be famous that within the
future, we might incur bills much like the changes within the beneath
presentation. Our presentation of Adjusted EBITDA shouldn’t be construed as an
inference that our future outcomes might be unaffected by particular gadgets.

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The next desk gives a reconciliation of EBITDA and Adjusted EBITDA from
web loss, which is essentially the most comparable monetary measure in accordance with U.S.
GAAP:

                                                Three Months Ended June 30,                 Six Months Ended June 30,
                                                  2022                  2021                 2022                  2021
                                                                     (greenback quantities in hundreds)
Internet loss attributable to Cooper-Customary
Holdings Inc.                               $      (33,247)         $ 

(63,611) $ (94,607) $ (97,475)
Revenue tax expense (profit)

                         2,005            (17,459)                  2,657            (16,523)
Curiosity expense, web of curiosity earnings            18,454             18,125                  36,631             35,909
Depreciation and amortization                       31,412             35,444                  63,545             68,972
EBITDA                                      $       18,624          $ (27,501)         $        8,226          $  (9,117)
Restructuring fees                                3,482             11,631                  11,313             32,678
Deconsolidation of three way partnership (1)                     -                  -                   2,257                  -
Impairment fees (2)                                   3                841                     458                841
Loss (acquire) on sale of enterprise, web (3)                 -                195                       -               (696)
Acquire on sale of fastened property, web (4)              (33,391)                 -                 (33,391)                 -
Lease termination prices (5)                              -                108                       -                108

Oblique tax changes (6)                           908                  -                     908                  -
Adjusted EBITDA                             $      (10,374)         $ (14,726)         $      (10,229)         $  23,814


(1)Loss attributable to deconsolidation of a three way partnership within the Asia Pacific
area, which required adjustment to honest worth.
(2)Non-cash impairment fees in 2022 and 2021 associated to idle property in
Europe.
(3)Throughout 2021, we recorded subsequent changes to the online acquire on sale of
enterprise, which associated to the 2020 divestiture of our European rubber fluid
switch and specialty sealing companies, in addition to its Indian operations.
(4)Within the first quarter of 2022, the Firm signed a sale-leaseback settlement
on one in every of its European amenities, and a acquire was acknowledged within the second
quarter of 2022.
(5)Lease termination prices now not recorded as restructuring fees in
accordance with ASC 842.
(6)Influence of prior interval oblique tax changes.





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Contingencies and Environmental Issues


The knowledge regarding contingencies, together with environmental contingencies
and the quantity at the moment held in reserve for environmental issues, contained in
Word 19. "Commitments and Contingencies" to the unaudited condensed consolidated
monetary statements included in Half I, Merchandise 1 of this Report, is included
herein by reference.

Essential Accounting Estimates

There have been no important adjustments in our important accounting estimates
through the six months ended June 30, 2022.


Ahead-Trying Statements
This quarterly report on Type 10-Q consists of "forward-looking statements" inside
the which means of U.S. federal securities legal guidelines, and we intend that such
forward-looking statements be topic to the secure harbor created thereby. Our
use of phrases "estimate," "count on," "anticipate," "undertaking," "plan," "intend,"
"imagine," "outlook", "steering", "forecast," or future or conditional verbs,
akin to "will," "ought to," "might," "would," or "might," and variations of such
phrases or comparable expressions are meant to establish forward-looking
statements. All forward-looking statements are primarily based upon our present
expectations and varied assumptions. Our expectations, beliefs, and projections
are expressed in good religion and we imagine there's a cheap foundation for them.
Nonetheless, we can not guarantee you that these expectations, beliefs and projections
might be achieved. Ahead-looking statements will not be ensures of future
efficiency and are topic to important dangers and uncertainties that will
trigger precise outcomes or achievements to be materially totally different from the longer term
outcomes or achievements expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements.
Amongst different gadgets, such elements might embrace: Volatility or decline of the
Firm's inventory value, or absence of inventory value appreciation; impacts,
together with commodity value will increase and disruptions associated to the warfare in Ukraine
and the present COVID-related lockdowns in China; our capability to offset the
opposed affect of upper commodity and different prices via negotiations with our
clients; the affect, and anticipated continued affect, of the COVID-19 outbreak
on our monetary situation and outcomes of operations; important dangers to our
liquidity introduced by the COVID-19 pandemic danger; extended or materials
contractions in automotive gross sales and manufacturing volumes; our incapacity to
notice gross sales represented by awarded enterprise; escalating pricing pressures;
lack of massive clients or important platforms; our capability to efficiently
compete within the automotive components trade; availability and growing volatility
in prices of manufactured elements and uncooked supplies; disruption in our provide
base; aggressive threats and business dangers related to our
diversification technique via our Superior Know-how Group; doable
variability of our working capital necessities; dangers related to our
worldwide operations, together with adjustments in legal guidelines, laws, and insurance policies
governing the phrases of overseas commerce akin to elevated commerce restrictions and
tariffs; overseas forex change charge fluctuations; our capability to manage the
operations of our joint ventures for our sole profit; our substantial quantity of
indebtedness and variable charges of curiosity; our capability to acquire satisfactory
financing sources sooner or later; working and monetary restrictions imposed on
us beneath our debt devices; the underfunding of our pension plans;
important adjustments in low cost charges and the precise return on pension property;
effectiveness of steady enchancment applications and different value financial savings plans;
manufacturing facility closings or consolidation; our capability to execute new
program launches; our capability to fulfill clients' wants for brand spanking new and improved
merchandise; the chance that our acquisitions and divestitures might not be
profitable; product legal responsibility, guarantee and recall claims introduced in opposition to us;
legal guidelines and laws, together with environmental, well being and security legal guidelines and
laws; authorized and regulatory proceedings, claims or investigations in opposition to
us; work stoppages or different labor disruptions; the flexibility of our mental
property to resist authorized challenges; cyber-attacks, knowledge privateness issues,
different disruptions in, or the shortcoming to implement upgrades to, our info
know-how methods; the doable volatility of our annual efficient tax charge;
the opportunity of a failure to keep up efficient controls and procedures; the
risk of future impairment fees to our goodwill and long-lived property;
our capability to establish, entice, develop and retain a talented, engaged and
numerous workforce; our capability to acquire insurance coverage at cheap charges; and our
dependence on our subsidiaries for money to fulfill our obligations.

You shouldn't place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements. Our
forward-looking statements communicate solely as of the date of this quarterly report on
Type 10-Q, and we undertake no obligation to publicly replace or in any other case revise
any forward-looking assertion, whether or not because of new info, future
occasions or in any other case, besides the place we're expressly required to take action by regulation.

This quarterly report on Type 10-Q additionally comprises estimates and different info
that's primarily based on trade publications, surveys, and forecasts. This info
includes various assumptions and limitations, and we've not independently
verified the accuracy or completeness of the knowledge.

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