-In 1992, Faurecia enters into Chinese market.
-As of Dec. 31, 2017, the Company has 53 plants, 4 R&D centers, 17,000 staff (1,700 R&D engineers and technical staff included) in China.
-Faurecia's business in China consists of the following three parts.
- Automotive Seating
- Clean Mobility (as of January 2017, formerly known as Emissions Control Technologies)
- Interior Systems
Adjustment mechanisms and motors
Electronic and pneumatic systems
Exhaust complete lines
Diesel particulate filters
Exhaust heat recovery systems
Exhaust heat recovery manifolds
Ammonia storage and delivery systems
Absorption acoustic parts
|1992||Faurecia entered into Chinese market.|
Faurecia Tongda Exhaust Systems Co., Ltd., Faurecia's first China-based jonit venture plant, is established in Wuhan to provide exhaust control techonology products to Dongfeng Peugeot-Citroen Automobile.
Changchun Faurecia Xuyang Automotive Seatings Co., Ltd., the first joint venture plant of Faurecia in China, is established to provide front seats to FAW-VW.
|2005||Faurecia (Changchun) Automotive Systems Co., Ltd., the first joint venture plant of Faurecia Interior Systems in China, is established to provide interior systems to FAW-VW.|
|Aug. 2005||Faurecia (Shanghai) Management Co., Ltd., as well as a R&D center was established in Shanghai, focused on research and development of seating, interior and exhaust control systems.|
|Aug. 2008||Faurecia (China) Holding Co., Ltd. is found in Shanghai.|
|2011||The first joint venture plant of Faurecia Automotive Exteriors in China is established in Changchun, to provide exterior systems to FAW-VW.|
|Apr. 2011||Faurecia Emissions Control Technologies established its new R&D center in China.|
|Mar. 2013||Faurecia China established its new Tech Center and Headquarter in Shanghai.|
|Mar. 2015||Faurecia S.A. and Dongfeng Hongtai, a majority-owned subsidiary of Dongfeng Motor Corporation, jointly established a 50-50 joint venture "Dongfeng Faurecia Automotive Interior Co., Ltd".
|Oct. 2015||Faurecia S.A. and Beijing WKW Automotive Parts Co. Ltd., a Chinese interior and exterior trim systems manufacturer, signed a 50/50 joint-venture agreement to create an entity named Beijing WKW-FAD Automotive Interior Parts Co. Ltd. (BWKWFAD).|
|Nov. 2015||Dongfeng Faurecia Automotive Interior Company began constructing a plant in the Wuhan Economic & Technological Development Zone.|
|Dec. 2015||Faurecia Emissions Control Technologies held groundbreaking ceremony for new building of China headquarter and R&D Center.|
|Mar. 2016||Faurecia Exhaust System (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. was established.|
|Aug. 2016||Chongqing Faurecia Changpeng Automotive Parts Co., Ltd. was established by Faurecia and Chongqing Changpeng Industry (Group) Co., Ltd.|
|Oct. 2016||Faurecia Yinlun Exhaust Control Technology (Weifang) Co., Ltd. was planned to be established by Faurecia and Shandong Yinlun Heat Exchange System Co., Ltd.|
|Nov. 2016||Faurecia (Tianjin) Automotive Systems Co., Ltd. was established in China by Faurecia and Borgward (Germany).|
|Jul. 2017||Faurecia Yinlun Exhaust Control Technology (Weifang) Co., Ltd. was established by Faurecia and Dongfeng Motor Parts And Components Group Co., Ltd.|
|Oct. 2017||Shenzhen Faurecia Automotive Parts Co., Ltd. was established by Faurecia and BYD.|
|Nov. 2017||Faurecia Liuzhou Automotive Seating Co., Ltd. was established by Faurecia and Liuzhou Wuling.|