Harbin Electric, a US company, with operations based in Harbin, China, said it has been selected as an approved supplier to an unnamed “large diversified automotive OEM supplier based in North America” to supply customised motors for use in various purposes including interior electric seating applications.

Harbin Electric has dedicated capacity for this customer for five years.

Tianfu Yang, chairman and chief executive officer of Harbin Electric said, “We are very excited to be selected as an approved supplier to one of the most well-respected automotive OEM suppliers in the world. After months of custom design and testing, we have successfully passed all the necessary requirements to establish this customer relationship. This approval marks a significant achievement for our team of engineers and production managers and truly reflects the Harbin team’s dedication to excellence in serving our customer’s needs.

“We hope to begin shipping to this customer within the next few months and happily begin what we hope will be a long lasting working relationship that will provide us with a new outlet for our customised motor products.”