Comau holds APAC supplier conference to build a high-quality and sustainable supply chain

Shanghai, Apr 23, 2024 – The Comau APAC Supplier Conference was recently successfully held in Shanghai, under the theme “Navigating the Challenge, Shaping New Business”. The conference gathered over 100 key supplier representatives to discuss industry trends and emphasize the importance of sustainable development.

Since entering the Chinese market in 1997, Comau and its supplier partners have witnessed the rapid growth of China’s automotive industry. The recent significant growth in the new energy vehicle market in China, which has been the world’s top seller for eight consecutive years, highlights the need for reliable partnerships for sustainable development in a competitive market environment. The conference placed a strong emphasis on building a highly sustainable and competitive supply chain, with Comau committed to closely collaborating with suppliers to identify development opportunities and maintain a leading market position.

During the conference, Jeff Yuan, Comau APAC Countries Cluster Leader, expressed gratitude for the attendance of supplier partners and their ongoing support and collaboration. He provided a comprehensive overview of Comau’s performance in 2023, outlined strategic plans and goals for 2024, and stressed the importance of collaborating to build a high-quality value chain. Jeff Yuan also noted that, despite market challenges, Comau has maintained steady growth and exceptional performance due to the unwavering support of its supplier partners. Going forward, Comau is dedicated to nurturing long-term partnerships with suppliers to achieve mutual growth and success.

Marco Manavello, Comau Chief Industrial Operations Officer, offered insights into the company’s global business development and delineated the organizational structure of its industrial operations. With a strong presence in engineering and manufacturing on an international scale, along with a competitive global supply chain, Comau is uniquely poised to elevate the capabilities of its suppliers. Furthermore, the company has set forth explicit criteria for its suppliers in terms of global competitiveness, standardization, innovation, and sustainability. 

Further elaborating on Comau’s commitment to quality management, Andrea Messini, Comau Head of APAC Projects Delivery & Quality, stressed the company’s recognition of the importance of adapting to the ever-evolving business landscape in order to remain competitive. By continuously improving processes and investing in cutting-edge technology, Comau stays ahead of the curve and provides innovative solutions to its customers. With a commitment to excellence and a proactive approach to quality management, Comau is well-positioned to meet the marketplace demands and exceed customer expectations.