Taiwan’s leading auto parts brands will showcase their latest automobile technology at the Taiwan Excellence Pavilion at AAPEX 2017, being held October 31-November 2 at the Sands Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada. Visitors to the Taiwan Excellence Pavilion (booth No. 8033) will have the opportunity to garner a firsthand look at the diversity and innovation of Taiwan’s auto parts and auto electronics products.
With the increasing importance of telematics and vehicle safety issues, Taiwan is leveraging its outstanding ICT technology and is ready to provide superior quality solutions for global buyers. The latest products in ADAS, automobile surveillance solutions and Intelligent IVI System will be highlighted at the Taiwan Excellence Pavilion this year. Other featured products include: smart HUD, TPMS, dash cameras, head lamps, tires and mini digital torque wrenches.
Taiwan – top supplier in the automotive aftermarket
For years, Taiwan’s auto parts have been globally known for their high quality and innovation. 90% of Taiwan’s auto parts output is for export. In 2016, export value of Taiwanese auto parts was around US $6.93 billion. Major export markets are the US, Japan, China, UK, Australia, Mexico, Canada, and Germany, among which the US is the largest exporting market for Taiwan, occupying 43.5% of Taiwan’s total export amount. Well-known for its tight central-satellite factory system, high production flexibility, fast development time, and highly customized service, Taiwan has been a reliable partner for many car brands and automotive aftermarket distributors. Taiwan’s main export products are aftermarket parts and accessories, such as lamps, bumpers, rearview mirrors, wheels and rims, interior and exterior plastic parts, collision parts and tires. Approximately 80% of Taiwan exports go to the global aftermarket, making Taiwan one of the most important supply bases for AM replacement auto parts. Taiwan’s auto lamps production value is highest in the world, occupying 60%-70% of the global auto lamp aftermarket. Taiwan’s collision parts value is also a global pinnacle, with its rubber & plastics parts capturing 70% of the global market, and auto metal plates securing 35% of the global market.
Taiwan continues to burst high horsepower in auto-electronics
According to Strategy Analytics, the global auto electronics production value was US $243.8 billion dollars in 2016 and is expected to reach US $303.4 billion dollars in 2020, with CAGR of 5.6%. In recent years, the main momentum driving the growth of the auto electronics market derives from the auto safety and control relevant products, in which Taiwan is ready to be an ideal partner for the global buyers. Boasting its solid ICT know-how and experience, Taiwan is greatly leveraging its advantage and is dedicated to the development of TPMS, HUD, navigation, LED lighting, automotive panels, automotive diodes, imaging systems, Infotainment system, ADAS, collision warnings, LDWS, telematics and driver fatigue detection. Taiwanese suppliers have been playing a significant role in the automotive electronics supply chain, being the top supplier of automotive panels, and capturing global market shares exceeding 40%; Cubtek’s universal TPMS has the top market share in the North American aftermarket; Actron’s automotive diodes and Macauto’s auto sun shade are ranked first in the global market; Tung Thih’s parking radars constitute the world’s leading three companies. In addition to the original auto industry players, more and more Taiwanese ICT conglomerates have been involved in the auto electronics market, including TSMC, MTK, Foxconn, ASUS, Quanta, and LiteOn, and others. With the development of self-driving technology, Taiwanese suppliers are ready to help the industry achieve its goals for safer, higher performance, smarter, more energy-efficient, and connected vehicles. By leveraging the world-class capability in ICT, semiconductor, electronics and auto parts fields, Taiwan has well integrated all its cross-industries expertise and experience, and is your ideal partner for the booming sector.
Products featured at the Taiwan Excellence Pavilion (Booth# 8033):
Blind Spot Detection
- Accurate millimeter-wave radar
- Audible and visual warning
- Universal for SUVs and sedans (not including cars with metal bumpers)
- Reliable in bad weather
Forward Collision Warning
- Providing 77 GHz millimeter-wave radar for a forward collision warning function
Intelligent IVI system
This new kind of in-car computer, makes transportation more fun, convenient, safe and smart. Featuring a smartphone connection for content-mirroring and back-control directly from the phone’s touch screen. Easy access to unlimited apps on the smartphone including the ability to see up-to-date navigation map data, listen to music, answer calls, plus a head-up display and gesture-control technology, all effectively making the driving experience better and safer.
It can detect driver drowsiness by means of a sensor and watch, and is able to give the driver notice to rest in sufficient time. The Backend-as-a-Service (BaaS) system analyzes drivers’ driving history data, lowers maintenance costs and increases driver safety.
EverFocus Electronics Corp.
8 Channels Full HD Mobile DVR:
This mobile DVR has 1080P Full HD and Dual-stream from H.264. Optional accessories like 3G/4G/WiFi/GPS communication module are also available.
It supports HDD/SSD for storage with M12 aviation connectors adopted. Archiving recordings to the USB storage device is also supported. It boasts functions for video and audio recording, a split-screen process, an alarm prompt and a tire pressure monitoring system integrating into the Xfleet management system, which not only supports mobile applications, but also uses metadata to increase benefits for business.
E-Lead Electronic CO., LTD.
SmartHUD2 with built-in apps provides a seamless experience for smartphone users. People can use eLeadrive apps to receive information while driving, without visual distraction.
WiseChip Semiconductor Inc.
The World’s Only Transparent PMOLED Supplier
Transparent PMOLED Display Panels for Head-Up-Display (HUD) in automobiles:
- High transparency
- High contrast ratio
- Viewing Angle: 360 degrees fully transparent
- Fast response time (≤10ms)
- Thinner, lighter & more durable
- Wide operation temperature (-40°C~+105°C)
Orange Electronic Co. Ltd.
- Wireless 2 SKU programmable TPMS sensor with industry-leading 98% coverage. Interchangeable rubber & metal valve stem. Patented ID COP function to bypass vehicle relearn.
- User-friendly TPMS programmer with patented ID COPY, ASSIGN ID and WRITE ID functions to bypass vehicle relearn.
- With Cobra 2K, technicians can install sensors by pushing the sensor body and screw head without damaging the rubber valve stem. It saves time and eliminates failure, and it lasts longer than rubber stem pullers so tire stores don’t need to replace rubber pullers as often.
Trans Electric Co., Ltd
185 Ultra Clear Dash Cam(A70)
A70 is our high-end dash-cam model featuring a 185° super-wide lens. Built- in Sony Exmor CMOS sensor to ensure users a crystal-clear image quality in daylight and at night. Features include:
- 185° wide angle – no blind zones in front of A pillars.
- Sony Exmor CMOS sensor + WDR technology – crystal-clear images and complete detail in highlight and shadow, day and night
- GPS supported for coordinates, focus tracking, car speed and G value events
- PX Manager, software to manage events more easily on a PC
- Regular disk format reminder
- New smart-film locked system
- NTC battery-protection system
- 6-glass lens to ensure sharp and precise images, and better heat resistance
- 6 levels available for G sensor sensitivity
TYC Brothers Industrial. Co., Ltd.
LED Projection Automotive Headlamp
This product is TYC’s first self-developed LED headlamp. By using a plastic lens designed as a projection lamp, it enables the minimum luminous-surface to reach the highest optical performance, and increases the light brightness and driving safety. The grid-pattern optical design technology strengthens the homogeneous illumination of daytime running lights.
KENDA RUBBER INDUSTRIAL CO., LTD.
Vezda UHP A/S
The Vezda UHP is Kenda’s Ultra-High-Performance tire, formulated with a special silica compound combining summer levels of wet and dry performance with strong cold-weather and light-snow capability. The Vezda UHP A/S tire was developed at the new Kenda American Technical Center in Green, Ohio to provide a great ride and handling in the UHP category. The KR400 offers a five-rib asymmetric pattern with optimized footprints providing excellent wear, backed by a 50,000-mile limited warranty.
Information about Taiwan Excellence / Bureau of Foreign Trade, MOEA and TAITRA:
The symbol of Taiwan Excellence was established in 1992 by Taiwan’s Ministry of Economic Affairs, and subsequently the Taiwan Excellence Selection was launched the following year. The selection is based on the distinct criteria of R&D, quality, design, and marketing. Taiwan Excellence awarded products are selected for their cutting-edge innovation, represent Taiwan on the international stage, strengthen buyers’ confidence about Taiwanese products, and continue building a favorable impression for Taiwanese products worldwide. This year marks the 22nd selection, making the symbol of Taiwan Excellence a prestigious brand for enterprises in Taiwan to strive and be recognized by, and is highly reputed throughout the world.
Please visit www.taiwanexcellence.org for more information.
The Bureau of Foreign Trade (BOFT), under The Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) of Taiwan, is responsible for implementing policies and regulations governing foreign trade, economic cooperation, and foreign investments. Established in January 1969, BOFT’s role and position have undergone ongoing adjustments to meet the needs of a shifting international economic and trade environment. BOFT has been guiding and working with the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) in numerous trade promotion projects and activities both internationally and domestically. Having worked closely with TAITRA for many decades, BOFT continues to entrust TAITRA with various critical government projects relating to trade and investments, promoting Taiwan on every international aspect.
The Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) is the foremost non-profit, semi-governmental trade promotion organization in Taiwan. Founded in 1970 to help promote foreign trade, TAITRA is jointly sponsored by the government, industry associations, and several commercial organizations. TAITRA assists Taiwanese businesses in strengthening their international competitiveness and in dealing with the challenges they face in foreign markets. TAITRA boasts a well-coordinated trade promotion and information network consisting of over 1,200 trained specialists stationed throughout its Taipei headquarters and 60 branches worldwide. Together with its sister organizations, the Taiwan Trade Center (TTC) and Taipei World Trade Center (TWTC), TAITRA has created a wealth of trade opportunities through effective promotion strategies.