How does Ningbo's auto parts industry become stronger?

Update:11 Nov
The province accounts for over 40%, and the auto industry once again dominates the crowd

"The train runs fast and depends on the headband." Under the radiant driving role of the vehicle companies "Gemini"-Geely and Volkswagen, the parts companies with longer development history in Ningbo have gained stronger momentum. Become the "single champions" and "unicorns" in their respective fields of deep cultivation, and frequently stage the "snake swallowing elephant" show in the capital market. On the 21st of last month, Joyson Electronics stated in an evening announcement that its KSS company and Takata have completed an agreement to acquire assets other than the ammonium nitrate gas generator business in Takata’s bankruptcy proceedings at a price not higher than US$1.588 billion.

Previously, Shuanglin Co., Ltd. acquired the DSI project holding platform, which is also an integrated platform for DSI's automatic transmission business. It is reported that DSI has many years of experience in transmission production, and the 6AT automatic transmission technology is mature and has strong competitiveness in the market.

From the perspective of view, last year, Ningbo regulated automobile manufacturing enterprises completed a total output value of 192.4 billion yuan, a year-on-year increase of 29.8%. The output value scale for the first time surpassed the electrical machinery industry and the chemical raw material product industry, and rose from the third largest industry in the city to the largest industry. . In the first 10 months of this year, the total output value of the regulated enterprises in Ningbo's automobile manufacturing industry was 187.23 billion yuan, a year-on-year increase of 20.2%; cumulative profits were 26.416 billion yuan, a year-on-year increase of 65.67%, and continued to rank first in all industries. The above is the information obtained by the reporter from the Municipal Commission of Economy and Information Technology.

In addition to the output value, the position of the automobile industry in Ningbo's economic map can also be confirmed from several other sets of data: the automobile industry accounts for 2 out of 6 in the city’s 100 billion-level leading enterprise cultivation list; among the city’s high-growth enterprises , The automobile industry accounts for 33 out of 100 companies. The city’s first batch of "Made in China 2025" characteristic industrial parks, among the 11 establishment parks, the automobile industry accounts for 3; among the 13 cultivation parks, the automobile industry accounts for 4.

According to the person in charge of the Equipment Office of the Municipal Economic and Information Commission, the proportion of Ningbo's automobile industry in the province was 42% last year. It is predicted that this year's proportion will increase. Ningbo has become an important automobile industry base in the province, with a total vehicle output of nearly 500,000 in the first nine months. It is understood that there are currently many complete vehicle projects in Ningbo. After completion and commissioning in 2020, the city's complete vehicle production capacity will exceed 2 million.

How can the number one industry become stronger after getting bigger? Enterprises, industrial parks and government departments are actively exploring. In the first 10 months of this year, Ningbo's automobile industry spent 3.566 billion yuan on scientific and technological activities, a year-on-year increase of 40.94%. This has become an important "engine" for the largest industry to grow stronger.

Consumption upgrades, vehicle companies follow the trend and push SUVs

In the past few years, my country's automobile sales have continued to grow rapidly, among which SUV models stand out. In 2016, my country's SUV sales reached 9.027 million, a year-on-year increase of 45.1%.

Under such a market trend, Ningbo vehicle companies have promoted the supply-side reform of the automotive industry and accelerated the pace of product line adjustment. Prior to Lynk & Co 01, Geely Automobile had launched GX7, Boyue and other SUV models, and deployed its production base in Ningbo. "The Lynk & Co 01 released this time is built on the CMA modular platform jointly developed by Geely and Volvo, and shares a number of advanced technologies with Volvo. Compared with previous models, it has improved quality in all aspects." Lynk & Co. A staff member introduced that the new brand has also made new explorations in terms of after-sales service and intelligent interconnection, bringing consumers a brand-new driving and consumption experience.

At 20:01 on November 17th, Lynk & Co carried out a spike in its official mall. Within 127 seconds, 6000 Lynk & Co 01 priced at 158,800 yuan each were robbed and sold out. The special version took even shorter time. The 201-time limited edition took 2.1 seconds to be lighted.

Another major vehicle giant SAIC Volkswagen, which has settled in Hangzhou Bay New Area, has recently launched Skoda's new compact and multifunctional SUV, the Keluoke. This model ushered in the domestic debut at this year's Guangzhou Auto Show, attracting the attention of many media and consumers. More than half a year ago, the first SUV model of SAIC Volkswagen's Ningbo branch, Tuon, went on the market, becoming the most expensive car produced in Ningbo so far, with a starting price of 300,000 yuan. "The off-line of Ke Luoke has promoted the further development of Skoda's SUV strategy in the Chinese market, and has also brought consumers more choices of SUV products." SAIC Volkswagen Ningbo branch said the relevant person in charge.