NAGANO, JAPAN (July 1, 12:35 p.m. ET) — To better tap factories moving to inland areas in central China, Japanese injection press maker Nissei Plastic Industrial Co. Ltd. said it has established a service office in Wuhan, Hubei province.
The Nagano-based firm said Japanese and European automotive and electronics makers, and their parts suppliers, are becoming concentrated in the Wuhan area, which is a major center for Chinese automobile production.
Currently the office has one staff but more will be added later this year.
Nissei has a factory in Taicang, Jiangsu province, with offices in Dalian, Liaoning province; Shenzhen, Guangdong province, Shanghai and Tianjin.