Toda la actualidad del sector
Automotion plays a strategic role in many countries’ economy. In Spain, concretely, it represents a 10% of GDP and has a highly interconnected effect: from parts´ manufacturing, design and vehicle assembly to marketing and repairs. All this creates important synergies with other sectors. 1000+ automotive component companies in the country employ 365.000+ people with quality jobs, also contributing notably to social welfare and economic development in several regions. That is why doing their part is relevant for the environmental protection to achieve a more sustainable world.
Climate change is global issue that demands support from all sectors to find a solution. The Spanish automotive industry is strongly heading to decarbonization by bringing technological solutions so transportation can be every time more efficient and sustainable
Since 1995 CO2 emissions have dropped a 36% and nitrogen oxide ones a 90%. Today, because of that, we can enjoy a cleaner, lighter and efficient vehicle. However, the transportation sector today still represents a 24% of emissions of green house gases in the EU. Much is yet to be done in the way of achieving a more sustainable and efficient mobility.
With innovation and collaborative work. Spanish automotive suppliers invest 4% or their billing in I+D, three times the industry´s average. In this sense, advances in efficiency, aerodynamics, vehicle weight and automated/connected driving are showing great results.
Anyway, there is no doubt that the best display of the sector´s commitment with the community has been reflected with the response from thousands of Spanish automotive companies during the Covid19 health crisis. This situation highlighted their strengths as an industry carrying a “responsible business” spirit in their DNA. You can read here some actions performed by companies, belonging to the Autoparts from Spain platform, to face Covid19.
Innovation and excellence, new mobility, autonomous driving, connectivity and electrification are the goals in sight for the automotive suppliers industry when producing and developing car components. This has created a more efficient, more innovative, product-quality centered, community-integrating and quality-jobs providing industry:
We are just less than two weeks away for Automechanika Frankfurt 2022 Fair to start at Messe Frankfurt facilities, from the 13th to 17 September. And it couldn’t be in any other way, Autoparts from Spain will be present at the fair, a reference for automotive component sector.
Autoparts from Spain, platform supporting the internationalization of Spanish automotive suppliers which is also empowered by Sernauto and ICEX España, Exportaciones e Inversiones will be present at Automechanika Frankfurt from the 13th to 17th September with more than 20 Spanish brands belonging to the initiative.
Effectively, the industry has jumped up from 4.0 to industry 5.0. Therefore, the framework of the industry of automotive component suppliers has too.