Gong Zheng, Mayor of Shanghai, met with Georg Schaeffler, a family shareholder and Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the Schaeffler Group in Germany, and his delegation on 31 October.
Introduce more high-end manufacturing, cutting-edge technology and innovative resources, continue to deepen cooperation with local enterprises, actively participate in Shanghai’s industrial upgrading and green low-carbon transformation, to achieve mutual benefit and win-win situation
The automobile industry is one of the six key industries in Shanghai, and Shanghai is adapting to the trend of electrification, network connectivity, intelligence, and sharing, continuing to build a world-leading intelligent new energy vehicle development highland, and upgrading the whole industrial chain of R&D and design, testing and trial production, intelligent manufacturing, and travel services. We welcome the active participation of world-renowned enterprises such as Schaeffler Group to join hands in building a world-class automotive industry centre.
We will further open up to the outside world and create more market opportunities for all kinds of enterprises. We hope that Schaeffler Group will introduce more high-end manufacturing, cutting-edge technologies and innovative resources, continue to deepen its cooperation with local enterprises, and actively participate in Shanghai’s industrial upgrading and green and low-carbon transformation, so as to achieve mutual benefits and win-win results.
Shanghai will continue to enhance the long-term, stable and predictable development environment, and create a first-class business environment to help all kinds of enterprises achieve better development in Shanghai.
We will continue to invest more and continue to invest, and co-operate with more local enterprises to create an ecosystem, generate convergence, and resonate with Shanghai’s development rhythm.
Georg Schaeffler said that Schaeffler has achieved prosperous development in Shanghai, which is indispensable to the efforts of the Chinese team and Shanghai’s favourable business environment. Shanghai’s inclusive atmosphere is desirable, and the future development direction of Shanghai coincides with Schaeffler’s corporate strategy. We love this piece of land in China, and we will keep our long-term commitment to continue to invest more and more, and to cooperate with more local enterprises to create an ecosystem and generate convergence, so as to resonate with the development rhythm of Shanghai.
Schaeffler Group, a global supplier of automotive and industrial products, has established its Greater China headquarters and R&D centre in Shanghai.