China Automotive Technology and Research Center Co., Ltd. (CATARC) established in 1985, is a central government-level enterprise belonging to the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council and a comprehensive science and technology corporate group with extensive influence in the automotive industry home and abroad. We own total assets of nearly USD 1.6 billion including net assets USD 1 billion and covers an area of about 5.4 km2. Meanwhile we have built the talent pyramid based on chief expert, reserved subject leader and young science and technology cadre, which is a human resources team with high educational background and proficiency in skill and management.
CATARC always plays the industrial role as the “independent and impartial third party organization” and sticks to the development principles as “piloted by science and technology, oriented to the industry, driven by innovation and focusing on green development”. Our businesses cover: industrial service, standards, policy research, testing, engineering technology R&D, certification, big data, engineering design and general contracting, consultation, NEV, commercialized and strategic rising businesses etc.
Service to the industry Service to the government: standardization and technical regulation, auto manufacturer and product catalogue management, investment project evaluation and WMI/VIN management Testing and inspection: auto testing, C-NCAP, C-ECAP, proving ground and vehicle forensic authentication Service to the market: project engineering and management, data resources service, industrial policy research and project consultation, internet and periodical, industrial forum and event, product homologation, quality system certification and training
Science and technology innovation Automotive engineering research, auto safety technology research, auto energy saving technology research and auto environmental protection technology research