Jtekt Steering System (Xiamen) Co
Jtekt Steering System (Xiamen) received investment from global vehicle steering gear giant Jtekt in March 2005. It has been developing rapidly since its establishment with the support of the governments of Xiamen municipality and Haicang district, and the district committee of the Communist Party of China.
By the beginning of 2019, it had more than 1,000 employees. Its main products are electric power steering (EPS) systems with annual output and sales of 3.5 million sets and sales volume exceeding 5 billion yuan ($725 million).
Headquartered in Osaka and Nagoya, Japan, JTEKT Corporation Group has businesses all over the world. It manufactures automotive parts, bearings and precision machine tools, and its automotive steering systems make it a global leader. It also produces a full range of steering products.
In 1988, Jtekt succeeded in developing the world's first EPS and put it into mass production. At present, its EPS is a leader in the global market.
Jtekt Xiamen adopts precision management of supply chains and production processes. Every new product must be approved by 20 tests to strict quality standards.
It has obtained ISO 9001, IATF16949, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001 certifications and grade-A certification of safety production standardization.
The company has been actively fulfilling corporate social responsibility and carrying out social welfare activities involving environmental protection and care for vulnerable groups.
It has also won honorary titles such as being in the top 10 industrial enterprises in Xiamen, and has been widely praised by its partners, customers, suppliers, the government and the public.
The EPS products produced by JTEKT Xiamen sell well both at home and abroad. Its Japanese customers include Toyota, Honda, Nissan, Suzuki and Mazda, and its European and North American customers include Wuhan Dongfeng Peugeot Citroen Automobile, Changan Peugeot, Shenyang BMW, Beijing Benz, and its domestic customers include Changan, Guangzhou Automobile, Dongfeng, Haima, Qoros, BAIC Yinxiang, Lifan, Dongnan and Geely.
Its EPS products are exported to Honda in Japan and North America, and Japan Mitsubishi. Up to now, it has supplied highly praised and trusted EPS products to nearly 30 automobile factories worldwide.
Xiamen is one of the most economically competitive cities in China and was one of the first Special Economic Zones on the Chinese mainland. As a vice-provincial city independently listed on the State development plan, it has provincial-level authority in economic administration and local legislative power. In 2010, the Xiamen SEZ was expanded to cover the entire municipality. Today, Xiamen is a modern and international port city.