Haval breaks ground on new Chongqing automotive factory

April 18, 2018

Haval breaks ground on new Chongqing automotive factory

Haval has broken ground on a new automotive factory in Chongqing province, China (Courtesy Haval)

 

Haval, the SUV brand of China’s Great Wall Motors Company, has broken ground on a new automotive factory in Yangchuan, Chongqing province, China. The new factory is said to be the result of a $1 billion investment and will be based on the company’s Xushui, Baoding facility, which is said to feature state-of-the-art equipment including the latest assembly and automated production technology.

The factory is expected to begin production in late 2019, with an initial production capacity of 250,000 units. Haval states Yangchuan was chosen over twenty other potential sites due to its strategic transportation and logistical links in China’s south-west region, with access to the Yangtze River and major rail links.

The Chongqing province is China’s largest automotive manufacturing hub, giving Haval access to skilled automotive workers and suppliers. The new factory is expected to provide employment for around 10,000 staff.

www.haval-global.com

In the latest issue of PM Review…

Download PDF

Extensive Powder Metallurgy industry news coverage, and the following exclusive deep-dive articles and reports:

  • Burgess-Norton and Amsted Automotive: How a legacy automotive supplier is growing with, not despite, electrification
  • Meeting sustainability demands in PM: High-temperature sintering of nickel- and copper-free powder mixtures for low alloyed PM parts
  • World PM2022: An overview of the status and trends in the global PM industry
  • A novel approach for the production of metal powders with tailored chemical compositions: Amazemet’s rePowder
  • Productivity, flexibility, reliability: SACMI’s new press technologies for the changing PM industry
  • Understanding the thermal properties of metal powders: Characterisation of powders using the Hot Disk technique
  • World PM2022: Views on the potential of Field Assisted Sintering for advanced materials

The latest news from the world of metal powders, delivered to your inbox

Don't miss any new issue of PM Review, and get the latest industry news. Sign up to our weekly newsletter.

Sign up

From the industry…

Discover our magazine archive…

The free-to-access PM Review magazine archive offers unparalleled insight into the world of Powder Metallurgy from a commercial and technological perspective through:

  • Reports on visits to leading PM part manufacturers, metal powder manufacturers and industry suppliers
  • Articles on technology and application trends
  • Information on materials developments
  • Reviews of key technical presentations from the international conference circuit
  • International industry news

All past issues are available to download as free PDFs or view in your browser.

 

Browse the archive

 

Looking for PM production equipment, metal powders, R&D support and more?

Discover suppliers of these and more in our
advertisers’ index and buyer’s guide, available in the back of PM Review magazine.

  • Powders & materials
  • Powder process, classification & analysis
  • PM products
  • Atomisers & powder production technology
  • Compaction presses, tooling & ancillaries
  • Sintering equipment & ancillaries
  • Post-processing
  • Consulting & toll sintering
Download PDF
Share via
Copy link