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 […]

TomTom expands map footprint globally

TomTom has announced the addition of navigable maps for thirteen new countries. TomTom’s global map database now covers over 45.6 million kilometers and 4.3 billion people worldwide, and features full navigable coverage for 134 countries. “The addition of nearly 3 million kilometers of roads in one year demonstrates TomTom’s commitment to geo-expansion,” said Charles Cautley, Managing Director […]

IAC Opens New Hangzhou, China Location: Continues Expanding Regional Manufacturing Footprint

Leading automotive interiors supplier International Automotive Components (IAC) continued its aggressive global expansion with the inauguration of its newest facility located in Hangzhou, China, yesterday, July 14, 2015. This marked the company’s 11th facility opening in seven countries in the past two years, increasing its total number of worldwide locations to 102. The new Hangzhou […]

Fiat Chrysler Invests in Indian JV, Expands Jeep Production

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. has announced on 1 July, its intent to invest approximately $280 million in its manufacturing joint venture, Fiat India Automobiles Private Limited, with Tata Motors Limited.  The investment in the manufacturing facility in Ranjangaon, India, will support the production of a new Jeep vehicle and is expected to begin production in the second quarter of […]