Supplier News in Jan. 2014

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American News

European News

2014.01.31 Toyoda Gosei acquires Meteor, German automotive rubber supplier
2014.01.30 Fuji Kiko to establish new seat parts JV in Germany
2014.01.29 Continental integrates wheel speed sensors and EPB cables into a single harness
2014.01.29 Magna wins Volvo Cars Quality Excellence Award
2014.01.28 Magna produces 5 millionth axle drive for Volkswagen
2014.01.28 Continental to use Nokia's map information for new navigation system
2014.01.27 Continental supplying tires for Volkswagen Golf 7, CC, and Beetle
2014.01.27 TrelleborgVibracoustic develops new engine mount by utilizing Solvay's development service
2014.01.23 Webasto-Edscha expands Slovakian plant
2014.01.23 ZF and Kamaz open new plant in Russia
2014.01.21 Roechling opens new plant in Germany
2014.01.21 SKF receives Volvo Cars Quality Excellence Award
2014.01.20 Haldex's new technical center breakes ground in UK
2014.01.20 SKF to open two new technical centers in Europe
2014.01.17 Continental opens fuel laboratory in Germany
2014.01.16 Woodbridge to expand particle foam operations in Europe
2014.01.15 GKN Driveline to open new plant in Russia
2014.01.14 Continental and HERE to collaborate on connected cars
2014.01.10 Pierburg produces 35 millionth water recirculation pump
2014.01.09 Kiekert opens new latch plant in the Czech Republic
2014.01.07 Federal-Mogul to acquire portion of Honeywell Friction Material
2014.01.07 Akebono Brake Industry to boost disc brake pad production capacity by 30% in France
2014.01.06 Johnson Controls wins three awards from Volvo Cars

Asian News

2014.01.31 GS Yuasa establishes first overseas lead-acid development center in Thailand
2014.01.31 Aisin AW to expand Okazaki East Plant in spring 2015
2014.01.31 Shiroki to introduce new compact line for flexible production
2014.01.31 U-Shin cancels acquisition of Valeo's Indian subsidiary
2014.01.29 BorgWarner supplying new engine timing chains to several Asian automakers
2014.01.29 Taiho Kogyo to develop engine bearings for Toyota's TNGA engines
2014.01.28 Dana opens new technology center in Pune, India
2014.01.28 KYB-Mando do Brasil begins mass production
2014.01.27 Hyundai Mobis reports sales and profit increases for 2013
2014.01.27 H-One to double stamping parts production capacity in southern Thailand
2014.01.26 Dongfeng Motor Electric passes Dongfeng Motor Commercial Vehicle’s TQ2 testing
2014.01.24 Hyundai Kia achieves KRW 709.2 billion in sales
2014.01.24 Shaanxi Hande Axle develops three new axle products
2014.01.24 Weichai Power to increase investment in Shaanxi Heavy Truck
2014.01.24 AGC to produce new refrigerant, HFO-1234yf for automobiles in Japan from 2015
2014.01.24 Yokohama Rubber to expand production capacity of passenger car tires in China
2014.01.24 Yachiyo Industry to develop plastic liners for FCVs' high-pressure hydrogen tanks
2014.01.23 S&T Motiv to sell all shares in S&T Motors
2014.01.23 Anqing Huanxin, Samsung SDI to establish EV battery production joint-venture
2014.01.23 ContiTech acquires Chinese drive belt manufacturer
2014.01.23 Panasonic AIS's upgraded "nanoe" devices chosen for all-new Toyota Noah and Voxy
2014.01.23 Hitachi Metals reorganizing global production and sales networks using Hitachi Cable's resources
2014.01.22 Brose and Geely sign strategic partnership agreement
2014.01.22 Zhuzhou Torch Spark Plug wins Ford Q1 Award
2014.01.22 Zhuzhou Torch Spark Plug constructing new testing laboratory
2014.01.22 Zhuzhou Torch Automobile Seals passes testing by ASC Industries
2014.01.22 Exedy to supply dry type multi-plate clutch to Nissan's hybrid vehicle
2014.01.22 Denso develops HVAC unit for use across segments
2014.01.22 Aisan Industry to mark first entry into new FCV market
2014.01.21 Korea Delphi to establish production joint-venture in Russia
2014.01.21 Weifu to supply catalysts to General Motors
2014.01.21 Keihin develops HVAC unit featuring cold storage evaporator
2014.01.21 Calsonic Kansei expanding business in Thailand
2014.01.20 Bosch announces new engine start/stop system
2014.01.20 Fuyao Glass to revive General Motors’ former plant in Ohio
2014.01.20 Toyota Industries, Denso establish joint venture in Yantai, China
2014.01.20 Bridgestone's Ecopia E500 ologic tires installed on BMW i3
2014.01.18 Yuchai Machinery (Guangxi) announces new diesel engines and hybrid system
2014.01.17 YAPP Automotive Parts A-class Supplier to Jiangling Motors
2014.01.17 Lingyun Industrial’s Hebei Automotive Safety Engineering Technology & Research Center passes Provincial testing
2014.01.17 Hankook Tire to expand Indonesian plant
2014.01.17 Toyota Industries to produce 4 million car air-conditioning compressors in China by FY2016
2014.01.17 Tokai Rika to establish R&D system in line with automakers' common module strategies
2014.01.17 Clarion to recruit mid-career workers with cloud computing and image recognition expertise from April 2014
2014.01.16 Sogefi opens two new plants in China
2014.01.16 Autoliv China receives supplier award from SGMW
2014.01.16 Yokohama Rubber to produce truck and bus tires in China for Japanese market
2014.01.16 TPR to double automotive piston ring production in Indonesia by FY2016
2014.01.15 Weichai Power acquires additional 3.3 percent share in KION
2014.01.15 Lingyun Industrial integrates operations in Shanghai, Shenyang and Yantai into respective subsidiaries
2014.01.15 Sungwoo Hitech wins Hyundai Motor's Supplier of the Year 2013
2014.01.15 Weichai Power enters partnership with Jianghuai Automobile
2014.01.15 Yanfeng Visteon Chongqing Xugang Electronics wins two awards from Changan Mazda
2014.01.15 YAPP Automotive Parts wins two awards from SAIC Motor
2014.01.15 Yazaki to enter AC EV/PHV electric charger market
2014.01.15 Changzhou Xingyu Automotive Lighting Systems wins FAW-VW’s Top Ten Supplier Award 2013 from FAW-VW
2014.01.14 Weichai Power announces two new engines
2014.01.14 Keihin wins three awards from Honda
2014.01.14 Yorozu to increase engineers by 70 percent
2014.01.14 Alps sets new sales target for automotive electronics division: JPY 300 billion by FY 2018
2014.01.13 FAW Jiefang Automotive Co., Ltd. Wuxi Diesel Engine Works wins Shenyang Jinbei's Outstanding Contribution Award 2013
2014.01.13 SKF wins contract for bearing units from Hyundai Motors
2014.01.13 ZF Shanghai Steering Systems (Wuhan) begins plant construction
2014.01.13 YAPP Automotive Parts' technical center designated as China national-class facility
2014.01.13 Yanfeng Visteon Jinqiao Automotive Trim Systems holds topping-out ceremony at new Wuhan facility
2014.01.10 Kongsberg wins contract for gear shifter systems from European automaker
2014.01.10 Mahle acquires all shares in Indian joint venture
2014.01.10 Minth Group to establish auto parts plant in Qingyuan, Guangdong
2014.01.10 Kasai Kogyo and Antolin to end global partnership
2014.01.10 TPR to increase cylinder liner production capacity by 30% in China
2014.01.09 Wuxi Weifu Leader Catalytic Converter's new automotive emissions laboratory passes provincial testing
2014.01.09 Press Kogyo to train young engineers to manage plant operations overseas
2014.01.08 Hyundai Mobis' radio frequency anechoic chamber obtains KOLAS certification
2014.01.08 Kunming Yunnei Power produces prototype of new diesel engine for commercial vehicles
2014.01.08 TPR to establish integrated valve seat production system in Vietnam
2014.01.07 Shaanxi Fast Auto Drive wins three awards from Beijing Foton Daimler
2014.01.07 HUAYU Automotive Systems turns Yanfeng Visteon Automotive Trim Systems into wholly owned subsidiary
2014.01.07 Goodyear tire to be mounted on new Nissan X-Trail
2014.01.06 T.RAD to supply more EGR coolers
2014.01.06 Koito Manufacturing to begin LED headlamp production at Haibara Plant
2014.01.04 Shandong Binzhou Bohai Piston wins Great Wall’s Zero-defect Quality Award
2014.01.04 Shandong Binzhou Bohai Piston wins Best Supplier Award from FAW Jiefang Automotive Co., Ltd. Wuxi Diesel Engine Works
2014.01.04 Shandong Binzhou Bohai Piston Co., Ltd. was awarded the Excellent Supplier Award 2013 from Geely.
2014.01.04 Pacific Industrial considers producing TPMS in China
2014.01.03 Kumho Tire develops sealant tires
2014.01.03 Kunming Yunnei Power to add plant to produce small commercial vehicle engines
2014.01.03 Faurecia starts producing interior parts for Ford EcoSport
2014.01.02 S&T Motiv to mass-produce oil pumps for 6-speed transmission in China
2014.01.02 Wanxiang to bid for Fisker