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GAC Motor sets up international company, developing overseas business platform

GUANGZHOU – GAC Motor, the Chinese brand passenger vehicle subsidiary under GAC Group, China’s sixth largest automaker, said in a statement on May 18 that it has established GAC Motor International Co. to manage its overseas businesses, a critical milestone for the automaker’s global expansion strategy to strengthen cooperation, enhance

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Magna JV with GAC Group to produce composite liftgates for major global automaker by yearend

SHANGHAI – Magna announced on April 2 that it has entered into a joint venture with GAC Component Co., Ltd. (GACC), a subsidiary of GAC Group, China’s sixth largest automaker, to begin production of composite liftgates for a global automaker’s crossover vehicle starting in late 2018. The JV will work out

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Webasto’s new Guangzhou plant to produce up to 1.6 million sunroofs annually

GUANGZHOU – Webasto opened its new, larger plant in Guangzhou, Guangdong Province on March 28 with an annual output capacity of up to 1.6 million sunroofs. A global top 100 supplier, Webasto has been present in Guangzhou since 2006 with sunroofs production. The previous site was leased. With the move into

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American dream: GAC Motor to set up N.A. sales co. for Q4 2019 entry

DETROIT – GAC Motor’s plans to enter the North American market became a little clearer when it announced at its press conference at the 2018 North American International Auto Show on January 15 that it will set up its North America sales company this year in preparation for entry in

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! While the full year numbers are not yet out for the heavy-duty truck and bus markets as of the date of publication of this issue, we can be certain that 2017 was yet another banner year for both segments. This issue features highlights from a few business conferences from

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