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Continental opens Turbocharger plant in China

Continental opens Turbocharger plant in China

Continental has opened its first non-European turbocharger plant at the Continental site in Jiading near Shanghai, China. The new facility will produce the cutting-edge RAAX turbocharger, developed by Continental for the Volkswagen Group’s EA888 Gen.3B engine platform and in production in Europe since 2016, in the Audi A3. In the Chinese market, this 2.0-liter turbocharged

Bosch to set up Asia Pacific’s first iBooster plant in Nanjing, China

The Bosch Group is further extending its manufacturing capacity in China. It will build a new plant in the south-eastern Chinese city of Nanjing, investing around 100 million euros, to manufacture Bosch’s iBooster for customers in Asia Pacific. The ground-breaking ceremony for the plant was held recently. This will be Bosch’s first such plant in

Jaguar Land Rover opens engine plant in China

Jaguar Land Rover has opened its Chinese engine plant as part of its RMB10.9 billion joint venture with Chery Automobile Limited. The state-of-the-art facility will manufacture the all-new Ingenium 2.0-litre four-cylinder petrol engine for future Chery Jaguar Land Rover vehicles. “China continues to be an important market for Jaguar Land Rover. Our sales have increased

Iveco, SAIC Recast JVs In China

Iveco, a brand of CNH Industrial N.V, and SAIC, have jointly announced that they will restructure their Joint Ventures in China based on mutual understanding and trust in order to address the rapid evolution of China’s commercial vehicle market, and to meet the evolving demands of customers. Naveco, a 50:50 joint venture between Iveco and

IAC China Programme To Be Tried In Other Countries

By Sharad Matade International Automotive Components (IAC), a global interior systems and components supplier, is running a training programme for its hourly operators to sharpen their skills in various areas – product knowledge, equipment and tools, manufacturing and operating process and quality control – at its Changshu plant in China. The training programme was introduced

Customer-Centric Solutions Fuel Desma’s Growth

By APA Bureau Kloeckner Desma Machinery Pvt Ltd (KDMPL), popularly known as Desma India, is an outstanding manufacturer of rubber injection molding machines in the country. The company was founded in 1995 by the Mahendra Patel family of the Mamata Group in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India as a majority-owned joint venture with Kloeckner Desma Elastomer technik

China Automotive Systems Enters into Fiat Chrysler EPS System Procurement Program

China Automotive Systems, Inc., a leading power steering components and systems supplier in China, today announced it has begun commercial production of steering gears to supply to Fiat Chrysler Automobiles’  electric power steering (EPS) systems for a new C-SUV model set to launch in 2017. The Company has begun shipping these newly designed steering gears from its

Benecke-Kaliko opens second plant in China

Following a year of construction, surface specialist Benecke-Kaliko has officially opened a new plant in Changzhou, China to manufacture the environment-friendly, low-emission and non-allergenic automotive interior materials Acella Eco und Acella Eco green. Series production has been running since the end of 2015 with an approx. 100-strong workforce; 50 more jobs are to be added

Cooper Standard Expands China Footprint

Cooper-Standard Holdings Inc., the parent Company of Cooper-Standard Automotive Inc. (“Cooper Standard“), today announced the official opening of two facilities in China. The new facilities – one in the Huai’an, Jiangsu province and the other in Chongqing – further demonstrate Cooper Standard’s commitment to the strategic importance of China and its automotive market. The Chongqing

Schaeffler Greater China Honored as “China Top Employer”

Schaeffler Greater China was honored as “China Top Employer 2016” — one of the most prestigious awards in the field of human resources, demonstrating the extraordinary performance of Schaeffler Greater China in the development and management of human resources. Dr. Zhang Yilin, CEO of Schaeffler Greater China and Liu Min, Senior Vice President Human Resources