Boeing opens new composites facility in China

Boeing and Aviation Industries Corporation of China (AVIC) have opened a new factory that doubles the footprint of their joint venture, Boeing Tianjin Composites Co., Ltd. The new facility will increase Boeing Tianjin Composites’ production capacity by 60 per cent by 2013, the target date for full production. Boeing Tianjin Composites produces components for all […]


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Boeing and Aviation Industries Corporation of China (AVIC) have opened a new factory that doubles the footprint of their joint venture, Boeing Tianjin Composites Co., Ltd. The new facility will increase Boeing Tianjin Composites’ production capacity by 60 per cent by 2013, the target date for full production. Boeing Tianjin Composites produces components for all of Boeing’s in-production programmes including the 737, 747-8, 767, 777 and 787. Boeing invested US$21 million to develop the new factory, which was built next to the existing factory in the New Binhai Area of Tianjin.