Japanese car companies have been big winners over the past year as a sharp drop in the yen inflated their repatriated profits, while sales accelerated in key markets including the US and China. This annual occurrence is open to trade visitors and specialises in the Automobiles, Automotive Parts, Measurement, Instrumentation and Quality Assurance sectors. The Global Automotive Components and Suppliers Expo will be held at Messe Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Baden – Wurttemberg. SABA Motors promises to soon deliver a Tesla-like, two-seat electric roadster that accelerates to 60 mph in five seconds and reaches a top speed of 105 mph with a driving range of between 120 and 140 miles per charge. Investor optimism surrounding Nvidia’s early commitments to machine learning and AI processing hardware has sent its share price rocketing up nearly 150 percent in 2016 to date.
Riding on the back of the ever falling Yen, Toyota’s operating profit margin was 10.1%, while Volkswagen’s global operating profit margin was 6.3%. With the Yen expected to continue its fall and Toyota’s U.S. sales expected to maintain its growth (5.2% in the first half of 2015), it may be still too early to write off Toyota as the king of auto sales in 2015.
However, in December the company scaled back some of its Autopilot features, after overzealous drivers began doing crazy things with it.” Tesla’s deployment strategy and messaging has also been criticized following a series of crashes and its first Autopilot-driven fatality in summer 2016.
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Japanese automotive suppliers made up a sizeable chunk of the Top 100 global suppliers in 2014 and their continued investment in R&D and global expansion show for a positive future outlook. Most companies even require that any claims made within a certain number of days are subject to inspection to determine if it was a pre-existing condition. Sundaram Clayton Limited (SCL) is part of the $6.5 billion TVS group, one of the largest auto components manufacturing and distribution group in India. In 2015 as in 2014, the profitability champion was once again ITW Illinois Tool Works from the U.S. With an EBIT of 24.2 percent of revenue, the fluid technology and component specialist was able to outperform all of the other leading suppliers. Scroll through the gallery below to find out where these companies rank in the Global 2000, Forbes’ annual list of the most powerful and most valuable companies in the world.