Hella-Behr Fahrzeugsysteme GmbH, has formed a joint venture for the development and production of front-end modules with Samlip Industrial of South Korea. The joint venture has received orders for the annual production of more than 500,000 front-end modules from Hyundai and Kia beginning in 2004, according to Hella-Behr. Three new manufacturing plants will be built in Korea to meet production requirements.