FAW Group

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China FAW Group Corporation Limited
Native name
中国第一汽车集团有限公司
Company typeState-owned enterprise
IndustryAutomotive
Founded15 July 1953; 70 years ago (15 July 1953)
Headquarters,
Area served
East Asia (except Taiwan, South Korea, Japan), Southeast Asia, South Asia, West Asia, Eastern Europe, and Africa
Key people
Qiu Xiandong (Chairman)[1]
Xu Xianping (President)[2]
ProductsAutomobiles
Buses
Trucks
Automotive components
Production output
3,500,000 units (2021)[3]
RevenueRMB 292.7 billion (2010)[4]
Number of employees
132,000 (2007)
Divisions
Subsidiaries
List
Chinese name
Simplified Chinese第一汽车集团
Traditional Chinese第一汽車集團
Literal meaningFirst Automobile Group
Abbreviation
Simplified Chinese中国一汽
Traditional Chinese中國一汽
Websitewww.faw.com/,%20http://www.faw.com.cn/
FAW Group
Simplified Chinese第一汽车集团
Traditional Chinese第一汽車集團
Literal meaningFirst Automobile Group

FAW Group Corporation is a Chinese Government-owned corporation automotive manufacturing company headquartered in Changchun, Jilin, China.[5] Its principal products are automobiles; buses; light, medium, and heavy-duty trucks;[6] and auto parts.[7] FAW became China's first automobile manufacturer when it unveiled the nation's first domestically produced passenger car, the Hong Qi, in 1958.[8]

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  1. "一旗". China News Service. Archived from the original on 3 August 2017. Retrieved 2 August 2017.
  2. "Executives". FAW Group Corporation. Archived from the original on 2 May 2012. Retrieved 30 April 2012.
  3. "Autoline Daily". Retrieved 3 March 2022.
  4. "Financial Data". FAW Group Corporation. Archived from the original on 2 May 2012. Retrieved 30 April 2012.
  5. FAW Today Archived 2010-03-23 at the Wayback Machine FAW's 50th Anniversary Brochure
  6. About FAW Profile Archived 2008-04-18 at the Wayback Machine FAW Official Site
  7. Products Components & Parts Archived 2008-04-05 at the Wayback Machine FAW Official Site
  8. Key Events, May 21, 1958/Aug. 1, 1958 Archived March 4, 2009, at the Wayback Machine FAW Official site