Completion of Business Handover! GMCC&Welling's First Overseas Base GAT was Officially Put into Operation
On March 1, 2021, GMCC&Welling completed the business handover of Hitachi Compressor (Thailand) Ltd. (On December 24, 2020, GMCC&Welling completed the acquisition of 100% shares in Hitachi Global Life Solution, Inc), and the factory was officially renamed as GMCC&Welling Appliance Component (Thailand) Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as GAT). It marks the commencement of operation of the first overseas base of GMCC&Welling.
Located in Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya, Thailand, GAT covers an area of about 83,000 square meters, and is specialized in R&D, design, production and sales of reciprocating compressors. After the handover, GMCC&Welling will comprehensively update the manufacturing process management system of GAT. When all the production is achieved as planned, the planned annual production capacity of GAT can reach 8 million pieces of reciprocating compressors.
As for Midea Group and GMCC&Welling, the operation of GAT marks an important milestone in the process of internationalization, which is conducive to GMCC&Welling to promote and implement the marketing strategy of "two-wheel-drive development in domestic and foreign markets", go deep into the Southeast Asian market, push the globalization of this industry, and grow and develop with customers and local communities.