Anhui Jianghuai Automobile Group (JAC) was founded in Hefei in 1997 and has developed into a comprehensive automobile enterprise group mainly producing commercial vehicles and passenger vehicles.
Its leading products are heavy trucks, medium-sized trucks, light trucks and mini trucks, as well as multi-functional commercial vehicles, MPV, SUV, passenger cars and core components such as gearboxes and engines. In recent years, the group has paid attention to the research and development (R&D) in energy-efficient and new energy vehicles.
JAC now has eight manufacturing bases, seven for producing automobiles and one for engines. The headquarters in Hefei cover a floor space of 470,000 square meters with an investment of 1.8 billion yuan ($251.63 million), boasting a research and development building and a verification center.
In recent years, the group has undertaken a series of key planning projects at national and provincial levels. It gained 12,333 authorized patents by the end of 2018, of which 1,750 were awarded for inventions.
JAC has attached great importance to cooperating with well-known enterprises at home and abroad, establishing joint ventures with German car maker Volkswagen, US engine manufacturer Cummins, and Spain's Banco Santander. It has also set up cooperative relationship with more than 130 countries and regions in Europe, South America, Africa, the Middle East and Southeast Asia, as well as built two overseas R&D centers in Japan and Italy. JAC is actively engaged in the Belt and Road Initiative, with its products being exported to more than 30 countries along the B&R route. By the end of 2018, JAC had exported more than 600,000 vehicles, with its medium and high-end light trucks ranking first in the industry for many years in a row.
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