FAW Jiefang

Toyota and FAW Restructure their Joint Company's Management Systems with the Aim of Sustainable Growth in China

Monday, April 27, 2020 - 6:06am

Toyota City, Japan, Apr 27, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - China FAW Group Co., Ltd. (FAW) and Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) will restructure their management systems with the aim of achieving sustainable growth in China.

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  • Toyota City, Japan, Apr 27, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - China FAW Group Co., Ltd. (FAW) and Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) will restructure their management systems with the aim of achieving sustainable growth in China.
  • More specifically, the restructuring affects the following four companies within the FAW and Toyota joint enterprise: the body manufacturing affiliates Sichuan FAW Toyota Motor Co., Ltd. (SFTM Chengdu) and SFTM Changchun Fengyue Co., Ltd. (SFTM Changchun), and the engine manufacturing affiliates Tianjin FAW Toyota Engine Co., Ltd. (TFTE) and FAW Toyota (Changchun) Engine Co., Ltd. (FTCE).
  • After discussions with FAW, we decided to reorganize our management systems with the goal of achieving lasting growth for FAW-Toyota."
  • Going forward, all Toyota enterprises in China will work together to make cars that provide its Chinese customers with happiness.

Plus.ai Establishes Joint Venture With FAW Jiefang to Develop Self-Driving Trucks for China, and Jointly Launches World’s First Production-Class L2 Semi-Autonomous Truck

Friday, September 6, 2019 - 5:00pm

Plus.ai ( www.plus.ai ), a leading provider of self-driving trucking technology, today announced a joint venture with FAW Jiefang, Chinas oldest and largest truck manufacturer, to develop autonomous trucks for China.

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  • Plus.ai ( www.plus.ai ), a leading provider of self-driving trucking technology, today announced a joint venture with FAW Jiefang, Chinas oldest and largest truck manufacturer, to develop autonomous trucks for China.
  • The exclusive partnership is also launching its first product, the worlds first production-class L2 semi-autonomous truck, which is built on Plus.ais L4 autonomous technology stack.
  • The formation of the joint venture is the result of a strong partnership between Plus.ai and FAW Jiefang, which share a vision for smart transportation.
  • The FAW J7 L2 truck is the joint ventures first commercial product, while the product roadmap includes a full L4 heavy truck in the next three to five years.