ZHANGZHOU, Fujian – China Zenix Auto International Ltd. (Zenix Auto), the largest commercial vehicle wheel manufacturer in China in both the aftermarket and OEM markets by sales volume, announced on January 5 that it has signed a contract to supply wheel products to FAW, according to a PRNewswire report.
Under the contract, Zenix Auto will supply wheels to FAW Jiefang’s medium- and heavy-duty trucks.
Zenix Auto will provide service and aftermarket support to FAW Jiefang’s customers through its network of more than 4,700 distributors throughout China.
FAW joins Zenix Auto’s more than 80 automotive OEM customers in China including companies such as SAIC-IVECO-Hongyan, Beiqi-Foton, Baotou Beiben, Yutong, Dongfeng Motor, JAC and CNHTC.
“We are pleased to become an official supplier to one of China’s most prestigious and largest vehicle manufacturers,” said Lai Jianhui, chairman and CEO of Zenix Auto. “We were selected after a thorough review of our products, research and development capabilities, manufacturing expertise and a trial production. As a leading truck manufacturer in China, FAW’s requirements are strict and the selection of our wheels is an acknowledgement of our superior performance and durability. We anticipate growing orders from FAW to strengthen our sales and operations.”
“Our sole focus is to continue building our customer base and commercial vehicle wheel operations for the future,” Lai concluded.
With annual production capacity of 15 million steel wheels, Zenix Auto offers more than 430 series of tubed steel wheels, tubeless steel wheels, and off-road steel wheels in both the aftermarket and OEM markets in China and internationally.