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Cummins, Dongfeng Automobile Expand Relationship

Cummins, Dongfeng Automobile Expand Relationship – Brief Article

Cummins Inc. and Dongfeng Automobile Co. Limited (DFAC), a subsidiary of Dongfeng Motor Co. (DFM), said that DFAC’s licensee plant, which produces Cummins B series engines, and Cummins cylinder block and head machining company will be integrated into the Cummins and Dongfeng existing joint venture company, Dongfeng Cummins Engine Co. Limited (DCEC).

The expanded Dongfeng Cummins will add Cummins B series engines to its production capabilities, and will continue to be a 50-50-equity joint venture between DFAC and Cummins. The announcement took place in Beijing, China.

“This is another significant step for Dongfeng, after joining hands with PSA and Nissan recently to upgrade its international competitiveness” said Miao Wei, General Manager of Dongfeng Motor and Chairman of DFAC. “And (this) will undoubtedly pose profound impact on China’s internal combustion engine industry.”

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