The joint venture consolidated by Faurecia will develop and manufacture automotive interior products including instrument panels, center consoles, door panels and acoustic products to SGMW affiliated OEM brands and other customers. Located in Liuzhou (Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region), the joint-venture targets annual sales of 1.3 billion RMB by 2022 from 3 plants.
This new joint-venture follows the joint-venture agreement signed in July 2017 between Faurecia and Wuling Industry, covering Seating activity.
Patrick Koller, CEO of Faurecia Group declares: “The joint-venture with Wuling Industry is a new step forward in Faurecia’s strategy to establish robust and sustainable relationships with leading Chinese OEMs. It will contribute to our ongoing strong growth and enable Faurecia to expand its technology offer in China for Smart Life on Board.”
Established in 2007, Liuzhou Wuling Industry Co, Ltd is jointly owned by Guangxi Auto Group and Wuling Motor specialized in auto parts, engines and specialty auto design & manufacturing. It business covers both auto parts and OEM manufacturing with facilities based in Liuzhou, Qingdao and Chongqing. The annual sales are over RMB 10 billion.
Industries: Automotive and Road Transportation