Huayu Sanden Automotive Air Conditioning Co., Ltd.
- A joint venture among Huayu Automotive Systems Co, Ltd., and Sanden Corporation.
- The Company manufactures compressors used in air conditioning systems and related products for passenger vehicles, mini- and light-duty commercial vehicles.
- The Company is the largest supplier of compressors used in air conditioning systems.
- In addition to supporting Chinese car OEMs such as SAIC VW, SAIC GM, and FAW-VW, the Company also exports its products to Europe and Asia.
|Products||Supplier||Its major customer|
|Air conditioning compressosSteering Systems||
SDAAC Automotive Air-Conditioning Systems Co., Ltd. Shanghai
Formerly "Shanghai Delphi Automotive Air Conditioning Systems Co., Ltd."
|SAIC Volkswagen, SAIC GM|
|Valeo Compressor (Changchun) Co., Ltd.||FAW-Volkswagen|
-Unlisted (As of December 31, 2016)
|Shareholder||Shareholding Ratio (%)|
|Huayu Automotive Systems Company Limited||48.0|
|Shanghai Longhua Industry Co., Ltd.||9.0|
Fixed Displacement Wobble Plate Type Compressors
Fixed Displacement Swash Plate type Compressors with Double-headed pistons
Variable Displacement Wobble Plate Type Compressors
Variable Displacement Swash Plate type Compressors with Signal-headed pistons
Internal Control Variable Displacement Swash Plate Type Compressors
External Control Variable Displacement Swash Plate Type Compressors
Fixed Displacement Scroll Type Compressors
Compressor Magnetic Clutches Specifications
Compressor Cylinder Heads
Engine Cooling Modules
Charge Air Coolers
Auto Air Conditioning Receive-driers
|July 1990||Shanghai Automotive Industry Corporation Group (SAIC Group); EK Chor Investment Co. of the Chia Tai Group of Thailand; and Shanghai Longhua Industry Co., Ltd. jointly established Shanghai Ek Chor General Machinery Co., Ltd.|
|June 2000||Established a variable compressor manufacturing joint venture, Sanden Shanghai Automotive Air Condition with its technical partner, Sanden of Japan.|
|Jan. 2004||Sanden (Japan) and Behr of Germany acquired 52.5% ownership in the Company. The Company adopted the current name Shanghai Sanden Behr Automotive Air Conditioning Co., Ltd.|
|April 2004||Shanghai Automotive Co., Ltd. decided to sell to the Company its 50% share it held in Shanghai Behr Thermal Systems Co., Ltd. After the equity transaction took place, Shanghai Behr Thermal Systems Co. became a 50/50 joint venture between the Company and Behr.|
|Dec. 2005||Shanghai Behr Thermal Systems Co., Ltd., a joint venture, completed construction of a new Jinqiao plant in Pudong New Area, Shanghai, and started production.|
|Sep. 2008||The Company and Sanden Corporation have formed a joint venture called Sanden (Suzhou) Precision Parts Co., Ltd., in Jiangsu.|
|Nov. 2012||Shanghai Behr Thermal System Co., Ltd., which is a subsidiary of the Company, established Shenyang Behr Thermal System Co., Ltd.|
|Feb. 2013||Shanghai Behr Thermal System Co., Ltd., which is a subsidiary of the Company, established Chengdu Behr Thermal System Co., Ltd.|
|Aug. 2014||Shenyang Behr Thermal System Co., Ltd. began production operations.|
|Feb. 2015||Chengdu Behr Thermal System Co., Ltd. began production operations.|
|Jan. 2016||Heqing factory of the Company held the groundbreaking ceremony at the Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Park in Pudong district, Shanghai.|
|2017||The Company's SEE series electric compressors that were developed in-house are scheduled to be mass produced.|