FAW Jiefang Automotive Co., Ltd. Wuxi Diesel Engine Works

Company Profile

■URL

http://www.wxdew.com/

■Address

No.99, East Yongle Road, Wuxi, Jiangsu Province, China

Business Overview

-The Company is an engine manufacturing division of FAW Jiefang Automotive, a truck manufacturer of the China FAW Group. Its diesel engines are installed mainly in the China FAW Jiefang brand trucks.

-The Company manufactures mainly 6-cylinder and 4-cylinder diesel engines. It also produces modified models of Jiefang brand vehicles.

-The Company has three diesel engine brands, including Aowei, Hengwei and Kangwei.

-The Company has an annual production capacity of 600,000 diesel engines and 15,000 modified vehicles.

-As of 2015, the Aowei 350hp heavy duty engines ranks first in the Chinese market with 25.5% market share. And the Aowei 11-liter engines has the absolate position in the market of the same displacement with 52% market share.

Shareholders

Unlisted
China FAW 100%
(The Company is a subsidiary of the FAW Jiefang Automotive Co., Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of China FAW.)

Products

Diesel engines for commercial vehicles
- 4-Cylinder diesel engines
- 6-Cylinder diesel engines
- Low-emission engines
- Natural gas engines

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History

Sep. 1943 The company was established.
1953 Changed the company name to Wuxi Diesel Engine Works
1992 Joined the FAW Group.
1993 Changed the company name to China First Automobile Group Wuxi Diesel Engine Works.
Jan.2003 Became affiliated under FAW Jiefang Automotive Co., Ltd. (a heavy- and medium-duty truck company) that China FAW established. Adopted the current company name, Jiefang Automotive Co., Ltd. Wuxi Diesel Engine Works.
May 2010 The Company's rebuilt engines manufacturing base, Wuxi Dahao Power Co., Ltd., opened.
Feb. 2012 The Company has completed the first phase of its construction project for a new diesel engine plant for heavy-duty vehicles in Huishan, Wuxi, and started its operations.
Dec. 2014 The company has established an engine research center called the FAW Jiefang Automotive Co., Ltd. Wuxi Diesel Engine Works Engine Technical Institute.

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