Industry Investigation and Research
It involves follow-up analysis of industry economic operation, researches on enterprise reform, technological progress and assets reorganization as well as tracking study of the implementation of policies and regulations. Subject researches are carried out in accordance with major and hot issues of industrial development. In addition, it contains acknowledgement of the trend of economic operation in accuracy and discovery of the prominent problems in operation to propose targeted solutions.
Demand Reflection and Policy Suggestion
It covers establishment of the communication mechanism among enterprises so as to know the development situation of auto industry, timely reflect the voice of enterprises, actively offer advice and suggestions towards management departments, safeguard the interest of auto industry and deliver policy orientation. Also, it involves suggestions on the government’s preparation of automotive industry development planning, policy, and laws and regulations, as well as tracking study of the implementation of policies and regulations.
Information and Technology Service
Within the limits of the law, China Association of Automobile Manufacturers (CAAM) carries out statistics, collection and sort-out of industry technology and economic information to keep track of the trends in market and technology at home and abroad as well as several technical workings like energy-saving and new energy technology, intellectual property, informatization, circular economy and remanufacturing, and auto safety. In addition, it provides information service for enterprises, government departments and society through multiple approaches such as information release conference, website and publications.
Consultation and Project Demonstration
With advantages such as expert resource and industry authority brought into full play, China Association of Automobile Manufacturers (CAAM) provides member units and local governments at all levels with consulting services including market survey, preparation of strategic planning and implementation of internationalization operation, etc. . Also, it participates in the demonstration and review of international projects and products, and launches the qualification assessment of automotive production and circulation enterprises under the entrustment by the government departments and the related agencies.
Trade Coordination and Dispute Investigation
CAAM is responsible for organization and coordination of handling response to litigation for enterprises in automotive industry suffering foreign investigation on their anti-dumping, countervailing and safeguards. Also, it shoulders responsibilities for automotive industry injury survey, coordinating with the government to establish the industry injury early warning mechanism.
Preparation of Standards and Self-discipline within the Trade
It relates to the organization of formulation and revision of the national standards, industry standards and technical regulations for the automotive industry, execution of the national policies and regulations on standardization, and propaganda and implementation of technical standards, as well as suggestions on the above. Besides, it emphasizes on strengthening the industry self-discipline, regulating the industry and maintaining a fair competition environment in the industry.
Focusing on running business big and strong, enhancing the reputation and developing towards internationalization, CAAM organizes and holds large national and international exhibitions (fairs) to provide enterprises with services to expand their domestic and international markets.
Industry Services and Professional Training
It covers a series of professional activities including the Member’s Representative Assembly, Auto Parts Annual Meeting and so on to strengthen its services for the auto industry and its members as well as the organization of employees training, technical training, professional training and industrial safety training.
International Communication and Cooperation
With the channels established for routine communication with the social organization from relevant countries and regions, CAAM carries out international technical and economic exchange activities in multiple forms to constantly improve the mutual information communication. Furthermore, it organizes exchange visit, negotiation and trade contacts for media recommendation services.