WABCO websites use cookies and other tracking technologies to improve your browsing experience and provide you with services available on the website. To find out more about which cookies we use and how you can block them, please read our Cookies Policy. 
Furthermore, we inform you that our Customers and Suppliers Privacy Statement has been updated on May 25th 2018, please click here to read. More information

Joint Ventures

We use joint ventures globally to expand and enhance our access to customers. Our important joint ventures are:

  • A majority-owned joint venture (90%) in Japan with Sanwa-Seiki (WABCO Japan, Inc.) that distributes WABCO’s products in the local market.
  • A majority-owned (70%) manufacturing partnership in the United States with Cummins Engine Co. (WABCO Compressor Manufacturing Co.) formed to produce air compressors designed by WABCO.
  • A majority-owned joint venture (70%) with Guangdong FUWA Heavy Industry Co., Ltd., (FUWA) formed to produce air disc brakes for commercial trailers in China. FUWA is the largest manufacturer of commercial trailer axles in China and in the world.
  • A 50% owned joint venture in Germany with Wurth Group (WABCOWURTH Workshop Services GmbH) that supplies commercial vehicle workshops, fleet owners and operators and end users internationally with multi-brand technology diagnostic systems.
  • A 50% owned joint venture in China with Beijing Huitong Tianxia IOT Technology Co., Ltd (Shanghai G7 WABCO IOT Technology Co Ltd), to develop innovative Trailer FMS solutions for the Chinese fleet market
  • A 50% owned joint venture in China with Northstars Automobile Steering System Ltd (Sino-American RH Sheppard Hubei Steering Systems LTD), that is specialized insteering gears distribution on the Chinese market
  • A 37.5% owned joint venture with Shanghai Qingchuang Metal Products Trading Co., Ltd (China Source Engineered Components Trading Corporation Ltd) that wholesales machined parts, fasteners, hydraulic components and other automotive parts.
  • Two other joint ventures (WABCO North AmericaSturrock and Robson Industries) are now wholly-owned by WABCO following their buyout in 2017.

Get in touch