Anhui Zhongding Sealing Parts Co., Ltd.
-A leading Chinese manufacturer of automotive air suspension systems, chassis systems, fluid piping systems, and other products, in addition to sealing components.
-The company's subsidiaries include air suspension systems supplier AMK Holding GmbH & Co.KG, ball joint assemblies supplier Sichuan Wangjin Machinery Co., Ltd., and Tristone Flowtech Holding S.A.S., which handles thermal management piping assemblies for engines and New Energy Vehicle batteries.
-The company has R&D centers in China, Germany and the U.S., and production sites in China, the U.S., Germany, Austria, Hungary, France and Slovakia.
-In 2022, the company's sales in the field of new energy reached CNY 3.644 billion, accounting for 25.75% of the annual sales of its automotive business.
-The company's main automotive business segments are:
- Air Suspension Systems for Intelligent Chassis
-Major products include air compressors, control units, multi-system sensors, and air springs.
-AMK Holding GmbH & Co. KG (AMK), a subsidiary in Germany, supplies products to OEMs including Jaguar Land Rover, Volvo, Audi, and BMW. AMK China has received orders from NIO and Dongfeng Voyah. AMK China has so far won orders totaling CNY 7.314 billion.
- Lightweight Chassis Systems for Intelligent Chassis
-The company has recently focused on the development of lightweight chassis system assemblies, winning orders from many OEMs including Mercedes-Benz, Changan, GAC, and BYD.
- Fluid Piping Systems
-R&D and production of rubber tubing for thermal management applications. Its German subsidiary, Tristone Flowtech Holding S.A.S. (TFH), is a supplier of tube assemblies for thermal management systems of engines and New Energy Vehicle (NEV) batteries, with patented "Creatube" production technology and core technology for TPV hose and nylon tubing. TFH has already set up a company in China and started to develop the Chinese domestic market. Thermal management tube systems for NEVs are supplied to NEV platforms of OEMs including BMW, Volvo, Audi, VW, Geely, XPeng, and Li Auto.
-The development of the new energy cooling pipeline assembly business is led by TFH, and the development of the new energy temperature control system assembly business is led by Anhui Zhongding Fluid System Co., Ltd.
- Sealing Systems
-The company’s major subsidiaries include KACO GmbH + Co. KG (KACO) in Germany, Cooper Products, Inc. in the U.S., and Acushnet Rubber Company, Inc. also in the U.S.
-KACO focuses its business in the area of New Energy Vehicles and has developed and supplied seals for high performance new energy motors. This subsidiary has also developed sealing systems for new energy battery modules and electric axles, etc., and supplied products to NEV platforms of OEMs including Volvo, NIO, SAIC and GAC.
-Listed on Shenzhen Stock Exchange
|(as of Dec. 31, 2022)|
|Anhui Zhongding Holding (Group) Co., Ltd.||40.46|
-Damper dust covers
-Damping dust covers
-Stabilizer bar bushings
-Shock absorber sleeve assemblies
-Shock absorber spring pad
Oil fill pipes
Three-dimensional blow-molded intake pipes
Torsional vibration dampers
Intake manifold seals
Engine oil seals
Main gear oil seals
Front axle oil seals
Brake caliper dust covers
Pump dust covers
Brake dust covers
Oil cup seals
Back shell seals
Guide pin dust covers
ABS assembly rubber parts
Vacuum booster control valves
Steering dust covers
Steering gear boots
Steering column boots
Universal joint plates
Power steering hose assemblies
Exhaust pipe hangers
Body rubber parts
Oil filler sleeves
Exhaust pipe lugs
Automotive air-conditioning drainage pipe
Electrical Systems & Lamps
Electric car rubber mats
Check valve plates
Input shaft oil seals
Hub oil seals
Shift shaft oil seals
Differential axle oil seals
Transmission oil seals
Spiral buffer blocks
New Energy products
Battery cooling system hose assemblies
Generator cooling water outlet aluminum pipes
Heater valve inlet aluminum pipe assemblies
Battery module cooling water inlet aluminum pipes
Electric car charging piles
Exhaust gas purification carriers
|Jan. 1980||Anhui Ningguo Sealing Plant, the Company's predecessor, was established.|
|Dec. 1992||Anhui Ningguo Sealing Plant finished restructuring and formed Zhongding Co., Ltd.|
|2003||The Company formed "Zhongding America Inc." in the USA.|
|Jan. 2005||Anhui Zhongding Taike Automotive Seals Co., Ltd., joint venture with Korean Taike Co., Ltd, came into operation.|
|Jun. 2008||The Company acquired Allied Baltic Rubber, an American company.|
|Dec. 2008||The Company established Zhongding Europe in Germany.|
|Sep. 2009||The Company acquired American rubber plant BRP and MRP, merged BRP and MRP with Allied-Baltic Rubber to form Zhongding Sealing (USA) Co., Ltd.|
|Apr. 2010||The Company acquired Tianjin Feilong Rubber Parts Co., Ltd.|
|2011||The Company acquired American Cooper Co., Ltd.|
|2014||The Company acquired German KACO Co., Ltd.|
|Feb. 2015||Zhongding Europe Holding Limited, subsidiary of the Company, acquired 100% shares of WEGU Holidng to Zhongding Europe at EUR 95 million.|
|Sep. 2015||Zhongding Europe Holding Limited, subsidiary of the Company, acquired 100% shares of FM Sealing to Zhongding Europe at 1 euro.|
|Mar. 2016||Zhongding Europe, its wholly owned subsidiary, acquired 42.87% of Swiss-based Green Motion SA shares at CHF 12 million.|
|Jun. 2016||Zhongding Europe GmbH, the Company's wholly owned subsidiary, has signed an agreement to acquire AMK Holding GmbH & Co. KG for EUR 130 million.|
|Jan. 2017||The Company made an official announcement about its plan to acquire all the Tristone Flowtech Holding S.A.S. shares owned by Bavaria France Holding S.A.S.|
|Jul. 2018||AMK Holding GmbH & Co. KG, a German subsidiary of the Company, has invested in the establishment of AMK (Anhui) Automotive E-Drive Co., Ltd.|
|Jul. 2019||Zhongding Precision Technology (Thailand) Co., Ltd. held a groundbreaking ceremony for a new plant in Chachoengsao, Thailand.|
|Oct. 2019||The Company's wholly owned subsidiary Zhongding NVH acquired a 80.8494% stake in Sichuan Wangjin Machinery.|
|Dec. 2021||Bridgestone transferred anti-vibration rubber business to Zhongding.|