Brose to invest 300 million euros in China over next 3 years
Brose Group plans to invest more than 300 million euros for new products and technical equipment in China over the next three years. The capital outlays, disclosed at the Shanghai auto show last month, account for 20 percent of the total investment the German supplier will make globally over the next few years.
With the shift to vehicle electrification and autonomous driving, Brose displayed several products it looks to introduce in China at the show.
One is a power seat developed in China, which can be used for various vehicle platforms from different carmakers. the seat will be first used by a major Chinese carmaker in conventional and new energy vehicles.
The company also showed a modular motor developed with standardized components. The motor can be applied in conventional, hybrid and EVs vehicles. In addition Brose exhibited a power side door drive system which opens and closes under the control of a smartphone or hand gestures.