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Axial signs agreement with GPA

EDRA, the service management platform of the network of independent bodybuilders AXIAL, recently announced the launch of a new partnership agreement with GPA and its deconstruction and production of reused parts located in Livron-sur-Drôme, near Valence, in the south of France.

The GPA Group launches its second-hand motorcycle parts sales site GPA moto

The GPA Group, a car recycler and specialist in reused parts for 60 years, is entering the two-wheeler market with a dedicated second-hand parts e-commerce site, GPA Moto. This platform is aimed at professionals and individuals who, more and more, want to be part of a circular economy and sustainable development approach. The 10,000 parts in stock referenced by brand and model all come from the new dismantling workshop specially equipped by GPA and are subject to rigorous selection processes.

BASF expands battery materials capacity in China

Shanshan Battery Materials Co., Ltd. (BSBM), a BASF majority-owned company in China (BASF 51%; Shanshan 49%), is expanding its battery materials capacity in Changsha, Hunan Province, and Shuizuishan, Ningxia Province, to meet the fast-growing local and global demands of the electric vehicle (EV) industry. The expansion project will enable BSBM to achieve 100 kt annual capacity for cathode active materials (CAM).

Developments within Van der Ven Auto Recycling

Van der Ven Auto Recycling B.V. (Van der Ven) is a vehicle dismantling company located at Ettenseweg 76 in Roosendaal, in the Netherlands. Sustainable car recycling and high-quality car dismantling are their priority. “Together we strive for a green automotive recycling industry, are you a part of it?”

Stellantis & B-Parts expanded warranty

In order to provide the best purchasing conditions to its customers, B-Parts, European leader in the e-commerce of used car parts has extended the warranty period for all its parts to 12 months. Until now, every auto part already had a warranty coverage, but it varied between 3, 6 or 12 months depending on the product line. This improvement aims to reinforce the trust that current customers have in B-Parts and its products and to reach new consumers with a more reliable and transparent customer journey. 

GPA awarded Showcase Industry of the Future

The GPA Group, vehicle recycling specialists based in France was recently awarded ‘Showcase Industry of the Future’ by the Alliance Industry of the Future, in recognition of the ‘implementation of its ambitious automotive recycling project and its remarkable performance in the value chain by positioning itself as a leader in end-of-life vehicle management.’