The China FAW Group Corporation (FAW) is China’s oldest and biggest vehicle manufacturer. Over the last 50 years, it has evolved into one of the world’s leading vehicle producers. A maker of automobiles; buses; light, medium, and heavy-duty trucks; and auto parts. The company is currently one of the "top 4" Chinese automakers.
FAW has exported more than 100 000 vehicles to more than 140 countries. It has joint venture operations with many of the world’s leading vehicle manufacturers including Volkswagen, Toyota and Mazda. FAW’s core vision is ‘total customer satisfaction’ and the company leaves no stone unturned to ensure that it has the best cutting-edge technologies, production methods and management systems to fulfil this vision.
FAW SA has branches in Cape Town and Pinetown and a footprint of dealers and service dealers across Southern Africa with more than R100 million worth of spare parts at any given time. In South Africa for 18 years now, FAW SA has established itself as a leader in the local commercial truck market and is planning for significant expansion in 2011 and beyond. It is in the process of establishing a new assembly plant in the Eastern Cape and is also increasing the number of dealerships while continuing to keep training and the introduction of new models a top priority. FAW prides itself on giving ‘extreme service’ and this, combined with world class product, has made it one of this country’s champions in the truck industry.