Ningbo Tuopu Group Co., Ltd.(Formerly Ningbo Tuopu Brake System Co., Ltd.)

Company Profile

■URL

http://www.tuopu.com

■Address

No.268, Yuwangshan Road, Beilun District, Ningbo City, Zhejiang Province, China

Business Overview

-Mainly engaged in lightweight chassis systems, intelligent drive systems, thermal management systems, automotive NVH damping systems and noise control.

-Lightweight Chassis Systems: The main products include subframes, suspensions, and steering knuckles. In the fiscal year ending December, mass production and supply of aluminum alloy integrated vacuum casting chassis will begin. In FY12/2020, mass production and supply of aluminum alloy integrated vacuum casting chassis will be started, and preparation for mass production and supply of welded aluminum alloy casting chassis will be started after receiving approval from FORD, RIVIAN, etc.

-Intelligent Drive Systems: Main products are Intelligent Brake System (IBS), Electric Power Steering (EPS), Electronic Vacuum Pump (EVP), Intelligent Cockpit, etc.

-New energy vehicle thermal management systems: The main products of new energy vehicle thermal management systems include cockpit air conditioning systems, battery thermal management systems, and electric control thermal management systems. Heat pump assembly, electronic expansion valve, electronic water valve, electronic water pump, gas-liquid separator, etc. are being promoted to the market.

-NVH vibration control systems and noise control: Working on innovations in materials, manufacturing processes, and equipment suitable for new energy vehicles. Major customers are OEMs such as GM, Ford, Fiat Chrysler, Daimler, BMW, VW, Audi, Honda, Toyota, etc. Tier 0.5 partnerships are being sought with emerging car manufacturers such as Rivian, NIO, Xpeng, and Li Auto.

Shareholders

-Listed on Shanghai Stock Exchange (As of December 31, 2020)
Shareholder Share Proportion (%)
Mecca International Holding (HK) Ltd. (note*) 65.75
Others 34.25
Total 100.00

Note: Jianshu WU(Chairman of the Board) has 100% ownership of Mecca International Holding (HK) Ltd.

Products

Vibration Control Series
-Powertrain mountings
-Chassis bushings
-Rubber-metal parts
-Torsional vibration dampers
-Aluminum die-cast products

Interior and Exterior
Interior trims
-Headliners
-Pedal pads
-Coats hooks
-Floor carpets

Trunk Trims
-Spare-wheel covers
-Left and right side plaques
-Interior trimpanels

Materials forinterior trims

Acoustic and Insulation
-Front-dash sound-insulating pads
-Front-dash heat-insulating pads
-Hood-silencing insulating Pads
-Insulation-lining for wheel housings


Power Chassis Systems
-Sub-frames
-Control arms
-Steering knuckles

Mechatronic Systems
-Intelligent brake systems
-Power steering columns
-Automotive mechanical steering gears
-Electronic vacuum pumps
-Brake vacuum switches
-Electric wastegate actuators
-Electronic water pumps
-Electronic purge pumps
-Pneumatic seat comfort systems
-Electronic stability controls

Lightweight Products
-Shock towers
-Torsion beams
-Chassis brackets
-Longitudinal beams
-B-pillars

History

1983 The Company was established as Ningbo Tuopu Brake System Co., Ltd. in Ningbo.
1999 The Company established its R&D center.
2001 The Company established its NVH R&D center and entered the global market.
Jan. 2007 The Company received laboratory accreditation from China National Accreditation Service for Conformity Assessment (CNAS) for the first time.
2011 The Company changed its name to Ningbo Tuopu Group Co., Ltd.
2012 The Company established itsNorth America R&D center in Detroit, U.S.
2014 The Company established a technical support and warehousing center in Weinheim, Germany.
Mar. 2015 The Company was listed on the Shanghai Stock Exchange.
2016 The Company established itsEurope R&D center in Gothenburg, Sweden, and set up a plant in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
2018 The Company set up a plant in Tanjung Malim, Malaysia.
2019 The Company’s new headquarters opened.
Jul. 2019 The Company established Tuopu USA, LLC in the State of Delaware in the U.S.
Dec. 2020 Tuopu Poland sp.z.o.o., a wholly owned subsidiary, is established in Poland.