After the development more than half a century, especially that achieved from the reform and opening-up over 30 years, China automotive industry has achieved remarkable brilliant achievements, with the volume of either production or sales have been above 18 million units this year, which has been an indispensible pillar industry in national economy. With China’s accession to the WTO, the status of China automotive industry is becoming increasingly important in world industrial pattern. In the face of rapid development, globalization and subsequent issues like energy, environment, transportation and sustainable development, how to give play to the association to improve the ability of self-innovation and to promote the healthy and rapid development of China’s automotive industry has become not only the requirement for the development of automotive industry but also an important topic and hard work for the association for a period of time to come.
For more than twenty years, China Association of Automobile Manufacturers (CAAM) has made positive contributions to the development of China’s automotive industry, with the service purpose of “Provide Service, Reflect Requests, Regulate Actions and Set up Platforms” strictly adhered. In order to adapt to the needs for development of the industry in new situation, China Association of Automobile Manufacturers (CAAM) will be focusing on the following tasks: to strengthen investigation and research on the important issues relating to the industrial policy and its development, safeguard the interest of the whole industry, actively reflect the demands of the industry and provide a scientific decision-making basis for the related state department promulgating the policies to push forward the sound and rapid development as well as the upgrade of the industry. Moreover, with the improvement on all self-discipline systems of administration and the formulation and implementation of the code of professional ethics within the industry, to propel the industry honest and trust construction, vigorous attempts will be made to standardize and improve the production and market order in the industry based on the self-discipline and restraint mechanisms of administration. Additionally, great efforts will be placed on the guidance, standardization and investigation of the foreign communications so as to pursue strong economic and technical exchanges and cooperation both at home and abroad. Meanwhile, the association itself will strengthen self-construction to raise its images as well as reputations within the industry.
Looking ahead to the future, China automotive industry will merge with the global automobile industry with a new gesture. It will greet friends and cooperative partners all around the world with broader mind to satisfy the human’s demand in material and culture with more splendid achievements. We believe that China Association of Automobile Manufacturers (CAAM) will undertake its due obligation on industrial development as well as to play a more important role and make a greater contribution in the inevitable process of China automotive industry growing into a great power in the global automobile industry.
Friends, please let us go forward hand in hand to meet a more brilliant and bright future for China automotive industry!