On May 24, Chery Automobile Co., LTD and Iflytek Co., LTD. signed a framework agreement in Wuhu to comprehensively deepen strategic cooperation between two sides. This is an important upgrade from “comprehensive” to “comprehensively deepening” cooperation on the basis of the formal establishment of strategic cooperation between the two sides in 2017. The cooperation scope covers multiple fields, including intelligent products and digital transformation.
According to the agreement, based on their superior resources, the two sides will deepen cooperation in 7 fields, including the car cabin, intelligent sound, smart sales and service, international multilingual, intelligent driving, industrial intelligent and digital transformation. They are both deeply involved in the future strategic planning of the other side, becoming the first partner in their two-way priority.
According to reports, Chery and IFlytek firstly cooperated in 2003 and formally established a strategic partnership in 2017. Up to now, the two sides have carried out intelligent cooperation on more than 22 mass production models, with a total of more than 600,000 intelligent car voice vehicles and more than 140,000 installed intelligent vehicle systems.
Translated by Yuan Mengwen from Foreign Affairs Office of Wuhu Municipal People’s Government