Supplier News in Oct. 2015

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American News

European News

2015.10.30 Visteon to sell automotive interiors plant in Berlin, Germany
2015.10.28 Ficosa develops new product to clean automotive sensors and cameras automatically
2015.10.28 Gestamp to open laser cutting plant in Alava, Spain
2015.10.27 Mahle delivers one millionth steel piston to Renault
2015.10.23 Sumitomo Rubber holds opening ceremony for new tire plant in Turkey
2015.10.22 Grammer agrees to acquire automotive supplier Reum Group
2015.10.22 S&T Motiv to supply room mirror monitors to PSA Peugeot Citroen
2015.10.21 Kongsberg wins contract to supply chassis products from European truck manufacturer
2015.10.20 ZF to consolidate all electromobility activities in E-Mobility division
2015.10.20 ZF to reorganize shock-absorber production
2015.10.19 Hydro to sell aluminum rolling mill in Italy
2015.10.15 Linamar to make tender offer to Montupet
2015.10.14 Ficosa develops new version of electronic mirror
2015.10.14 Bosch opens new research campus in Renningen, Germany
2015.10.13 Over 50% of Pirelli's capital acquired by Marco Polo Industrial
2015.10.12 Kongsberg receives order to supply seat comfort system to European automaker
2015.10.08 Schaeffler raises EUR 938 million through IPO
2015.10.08 Freudenberg Sealing Technologies reorganize three production facilities in Weinheim, Germany
2015.10.07 Autoliv announces market introduction of Electronic Horizon module
2015.10.07 GS Yuasa acquires 50% share in Turkey-based battery manufacturer
2015.10.05 Akebono Brake Industry to triple sales and development staff in Europe
2015.10.02 Magna to acquire UK-based supplier Stadco Automotive
2015.10.02 Grupo KUO and Repsol complete transferring rubber business to their joint venture
2015.10.01 Brose to open new plant in Slovakia
2015.10.01 Woodbridge opens particle foam plant in Germany
2015.10.01 Draexlmaier receives "JLRQ Award" from Jaguar Land Rover

Asian News

2015.10.31 Denso supplies hybrid technologies for new Toyota Prius
2015.10.31 GS Yuasa to acquire lead-acid battery business from Panasonic
2015.10.30 Musashi Seimitsu Industry announces new automotive contracts
2015.10.30 Denso to build global production platform to share information among factories by 2018
2015.10.30 Kautex constructing plant in Wuhan, China
2015.10.29 Robert Bosch starts autonomous driving tests on public highways first in Tochigi, Japan
2015.10.28 NTN develops lightweight driveshaft for RWD vehicles
2015.10.28 NTN develops variable-damping auto tensioner for cars with automatic stop-start system
2015.10.28 Unipres develops world's most lightweight, ultra-flat 1.6-liter class torque converter
2015.10.28 Honeywell Japan launches advanced thermal management material for semiconductors
2015.10.28 Johnson Electric acquires Stackpole International
2015.10.27 Inteva receives Best Supplier Award for Quality from Tata Motors
2015.10.27 Nifco completes establishment of Chinese subsidiary in Chongqing
2015.10.27 NTN to promote modularized hub bearing and CVJ drive shaft which halves development lead time
2015.10.27 JTEKT develops next-generation tapered roller bearing
2015.10.27 Advics develops new electronic braking system with enhanced hydraulic response
2015.10.26 Tata AutoComp opens second manufacturing plant in China
2015.10.26 KYB develops new features for drive recorder
2015.10.24 Mitsubishi Electric announces road-illuminating directional indicators
2015.10.23 NTN develops two-motor on-board drive system that separately powers left and right wheels for next-generation EVs
2015.10.23 Yizheng Shuanghuan Piston Ring obtains patent for disc-removal mechanism
2015.10.23 Hyundai Mobis's January-September sales increase y/y, while profits fall y/y
2015.10.23 Mando announces financial results for April-June 2015
2015.10.22 IAC opens new automotive interior components plant in Tianjin, China
2015.10.22 NSK to downsize EPS units by up to 40%
2015.10.22 Aichi Steel to improve finishing and testing process for steel materials
2015.10.21 Johnson Controls expanding production of Start-Stop batteries in China
2015.10.21 BorgWarner opens new transmission components plant in South Korea
2015.10.20 Shanghai Aerospace Automobile Electromechanical to acquire additional 50% stake in Shanghai Delphi
2015.10.19 Magneti Marelli inaugurates new automated manual transmission plant in India
2015.10.17 Bridgestone to reorganize Tokyo Plant, transferring production of tires for passenger cars to Hikone Plant
2015.10.16 Yokohama Rubber further advancing new tire technology
2015.10.15 Yachiyo Industry to transfer press parts business to Topre
2015.10.15 NSK develops new roller bearing with world's smallest rollers for planetary gears in automatic transmissions
2015.10.15 Jatco develops new CVT with Nissan and starts production in China
2015.10.14 Stanley Electric to commercialize HUD with vertically aligned LCD with high visibility
2015.10.14 Nisshinbo Holdings to acquire Nanbu Plastics to expand automotive plastics business
2015.10.14 Hitachi Automotive Systems' lithium-ion battery packs used on new Nissan Murano sold in China
2015.10.13 Toyoda Gosei to discontinue production in Australia
2015.10.12 Camel Group to make additional investment in Camel New Energy to expand lithium-ion battery production capacity
2015.10.12 Faurecia to set up interior parts joint venture in China
2015.10.09 Panasonic Automotive & Industrial Systems commercializes semiconductor encapsulation material for power devices
2015.10.09 Pioneer receives orders for 45 million car speakers
2015.10.08 NGK Spark Plug to commercialize compact on-board emission meter in 2016
2015.10.08 Daedong breaks ground on new plant in Suwon
2015.10.07 KYB aims at doubling OE shock absorber market share for mini vehicles
2015.10.07 Furukawa Electric develops high-performance copper alloy strip
2015.10.07 Toshiba's image recognition processor chosen for Denso's front camera-based safety system
2015.10.06 Magna receives development performance award for ladder frame from Mahindra
2015.10.06 Imasen Electric to optimize global production structure for seat mechanical parts
2015.10.06 Panasonic AIS develops continuous wave 4.5 W high-power blue-violet semiconductor laser
2015.10.06 Asahi Glass releases new adhesive fluoropolymer that bonds with other materials
2015.10.05 Hanil E-Hwa to supply headliners to Beijing Benz
2015.10.03 Pioneer and Baidu to form alliance in China
2015.10.02 Mitsuba to bolster local R&D capacity outside Japan
2015.10.02 Bridgestone develops new tire made of guayule
2015.10.01 Toyota, Aisin Seiki, Aisin AI make further agreement on consolidation of MT production
2015.10.01 Furukawa Electric develops anticorrosion connecting terminals for aluminum wire harnesses