Eaton is a power management company with 2020 sales of $17.9 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has 92,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries.

Eaton began operations in China in 1993 through a joint venture agreement to manufacture steering control units and hydraulic motors. In China today, Eaton has 29 manufacturing sites and five research and development centers with approximately 9,800 employees.

We help customers worldwide manage the power they need for buildings, aircraft, trucks, cars, machinery and entire businesses. And we do it in a way that consumes fewer resources.
Eaton is supporting China's national development strategies, including “new urbanization” and Made-in-China 2025, helping major industries lower emissions and use less fuel.  Here and around the world, we support infrastructure growth and economic expansion by providing:

  • Electrical systems that improve power quality, distribution and control.
  • Hydraulics components, systems and services for industrial and mobile equipment application;
  • Hydraulics, fuel and pneumatic systems for commercial and military aircraft;
  • Intelligent drivetrain systems for medium- and heavy-duty trucks.
  • Automotive components, including engine air management systems, powertrain solutions and specialty controls for cars and light trucks.

With the business growth in China, Eaton is also help our community grow with donation and contributions on charity programs.  Till now, Eaton has donated over 10 million RMB on disaster relief, education and welfare programs, helping thousands of disadvantaged children gain quality education. In China, Eaton gets over 30 recognition and awards for our efforts on sustainability and corporate social responsibility, including Top 500 China CSR Companies, and AmCham Shanghai CSR Leadership Award in 2018 and 2015.