PARIS — Faurecia has won a agreement to yield seating for 6 million BMW Group vehicles, a company’s largest ever in terms of volume.
The agreement includes just-in-time seating public for 7 models, and chair structures for 10, including Minis and a BMW 2 series. Faurecia now reserve just-in-time assemblies for BMW, though a new agreement adds frames, covers and foams, a association said in a release.
Faurecia, that is formed in France, says it is a largest tellurian retailer of frames and chair mechanisms.
Faurecia recently announced a record altogether sequence intake of 62 billion euros for a years 2015-17, including a new BMW contract, an boost of 9 billion euros over 2014-16.
Seating accounts for 42 percent of a Faurecia’s altogether sales, with interiors during 31 percent and purify mobility (emissions controls and appetite recovery) during 27 percent.
Last year, sales during a company’s seating multiplication rose by 9 percent and handling income rose 20 percent, with an handling domain of 5.8 percent.
Faurecia sealed dual corner try agreements for seating in China final year, and launched a finish chair module with a Volkswagen Group in Europe.
Faurecia ranks No. 8 on a Automotive News Europe list of a tip 100 tellurian suppliers with worldwide sales to automakers of $20.70 billion in 2016.
The company’s automotive seating multiplication won an Automotive News PACE endowment in 2016 for the cover figure technology, that creates three-dimensional aspect effects.
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