Successful start in April
In China the spring is the most important time of the year and April is the most important month in the spring. The time of the year for sowing seeds.
„What we sow now we harvest later!“
On 13 April 2016 Shanghai Volkswagen (SVW) and Laird visited Föhl China to give the go ahead for the production process of a strategic die casting project. Production starting date was May and we produce 30,000 components per week; the annual figure being 1.2 – 1.4 m components. This project generates an annual turnover of 5 m CNY. According to SVW Föhl China is the best zinc die casting company.
On 22 April 2016 the president of Autoliv China visited Föhl China with his quality team and was extremely impressed. Mr Jess Crookston: „I often visit suppliers but I have never been to a zinc die casting company that is so obviously well organized before. I think Föhl can be a long-term reliable strategic partner for Autoliv worldwide.“
On 26 April 2016 a quality workshop was organized by Autoliv at which 20 members of staff from Föhl China participated.
In April the those responsible for the environment from the government of Taicang also visited Föhl China . As a socially responsible company Föhl China has the complete support of the government. The government officials praised Föhl's contribution to the promotion of health, Safety at work and environmental protection very highly. Föhl China Taicang III received approval under environmental statutes on 25 April 2016.