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Key Concepts for the Automotive World

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As the dynamic ecosystem continues to evolve, so have emerging technologies, services, and new mobility experiences impacted the industry and consumers at large. Since it first supplied ball bearings to the Japanese market in 1916, NSK has broadened its range and contributed to all different fields of industry. In particular, the company focused on and moved into the automotive products arena at an early stage. Placing an emphasis on performance and product quality, the company’s business developed in tandem with the automobile industry. For more than 60 years, we have been driving progress in the automotive industry. Connectors, cable assemblies, sensors, and application specific connectivity solutions.

If the windshield wipers fall off your car, get new ones at an automotive store. NSK is always upgrading its Motion & Control technologies based on developments in the company’s proprietary tribology and mechatronics technologies that have been built up as a result of the company’s rolling bearings business. In this way NSK is able to quickly respond to the needs of its customers around the world. CLEPA represents over 3,000 companies supplying state-of-the-art components and innovative technology for safe, smart and sustainable mobility, investing over €30 billion yearly in research and development. In order to be successful in the long term and to master the current challenges in the industry, further creative approaches are required in addition to a classic innovation strategy. Since fall 2021, ZF has motivated its employees with the [email protected] program to present their ideas and turn them ideally into new products and services.

When gross domestic product growth boosts people’s purchasing power while consumer confidence is strong, people are willing to buy a car. However, in times of economic uncertainty (slowing economic expansion and reduced optimism – or pessimism – about future personal financial situations) people tend to postpone the purchase of relatively expensive items such as a car. While Indonesia has a well developed MPV and SUV manufacturing industry, the nation’s sedan industry is underdeveloped. This is a true missed opportunity in terms of export performance because about 80 percent of the world’s drivers use a sedan vehicle. The key reason why Indonesia has not developed a sedan industry is because the government’s tax system does not encourage the production and export of the sedan vehicle. The luxury goods tax on the sedan is 30 percent, while the tax on the MPV is set at 10 percent.

The race for automotive digital transformation

In the automotive industry, in line with our reputation as a top supplier to many of the biggest automakers, NSK solutions have already been adopted in leading electric vehicle models. The future of the automobile is looking bright as we continue to develop innovative products for EV and autonomous driving, as well as all core aspects of vehicle performance — driving, steering, and braking. The automotive sector is one of the key pillars supporting the growth of the manufacturing industry and the national economy.

Changan Automobile has a joint venture with Suzuki , both hold a 50-50% stake. Changan Automobile has a joint venture with Groupe PSA , both hold a 50-50% stake. Porsche Automobil Holding SE has a 50.74% voting stake in Volkswagen Group. These were the 15 largest manufacturers by production volume in 2017, according to OICA.