Carbures accelerates in the Chinese market. The Company consolidates its position as a reference in engineering, technology, manufacturing of composite parts, and designing of test and production lines for automobiles in China. Carbures signs its first contract with a Chinese Tier 1 to introduced locally, whose name cannot be revealed for reasons of confidentiality. The contract is for the design and manufacture of three test benches for conducting electric power steering tests. This first contract has a value of 800 thousand euros and comes as a result of 12 years with a technical and commercial office with which it has come to work with different global Tier 1 operating in the Asian market.
The Mobility division of Carbures has a technological and industrial capacity to start implementing its know-how locally in China. The design of the 3 test benches for the assisted steering of cars will be carried out from the plant in Manresa (Barcelona), to then take it to the plant in Suzhou (China) where the assembly, validation, and laying will be carried out underway for the final delivery.
On April 5, the event was held, "Success Models in Andalucía. A call for strategic differentiation" organized by the Association for the Progress of Management (APD) with the collaboration of Deloitte. The meeting was inaugurated by the Deputy Director of Economy of the Andalusian Government, Antonio José Valverde Asencio, and attended by the top managers and business executives of Andalucía.
In the event, the roundtable “The tractor sectors of the Andalusian economy” was organized, with the participation of Rafael Sánchez de Puerta Díaz, Deputy General Manager of DCOOP; Ricardo Pumar, President of GRUPO INSUR; José Luis Manzanares Japan, president of AYESA and Rafael Contreras, Executive Chairman of CARBURES. It dealt with different aspects such as the trends of the sectors, the keys for the economic dynamization of the territories and the generation of investment and employment in Andalucía.