Our Team: The company brings together a range of experienced senior experts, a multidisciplinary team, professional & high quality service, with responsibility, with pragmatic approachs, recognizes problems and solves the problems in a professional and reliable way to meet customer requirements and to create value added for our customers. We strive for a long-term cooperation relationship with our customers.

Company philosophy: offers and implements the best product cost and process optimization solutions for manufacturing companies, and enhances the core competitiveness of enterprises. Our diverse services are freely selectable in modules and menus and can be combined to suit different customer demands. Optimal solutions, best services and highest value added for our customers are anchored in our company as a basis.

Company goals: We want to be the market leader in cost engineering and cost optimization of products. This includes responsible, enthusiastic, and professional attitude, advanced, systematic methods and processes, practical relevance and taking attention to each detail. As the first company in China, we have specialized in creating technical cost reduction solutions for manufacturing industry, from product design to manufacturing, from material to production technology as well as logistics, and to implement these solutions in the production line. We want to accompany our customers on the future path, and grow together with them.

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Investigating the production and logistics of electronic control modules in Germany and

optimizing the manufacturing cost

Company profile

Reduce cost, increase revenue,

strengthen market competitiveness

CostKey® Solutions (Shanghai) Co. Ltd. is the first company in China to provide cost optimization proposal for large-scale manufacturing industry, especially for automobile and household appliance enterprises Ensuring quality and performancereduce product cost, increase revenue, strengthen market competitiveness for enterprises by innovating product design, optimizing manufacturing processes and production technologies.

Under the increasingly competitive marketmanufacturing industry, especially automobile or household appliance enterprisesfaced with increasing raw material labor and energy costs, as well as decreasing sales prices due to market competition. In order to maintain sustainable development in the market, the only way is to improve the efficiency of product design, production process and costs.

CostKey®  Solutions has more than twenty years of practical experience in cost engineeringapplies leading standardized methods and processes sincerely provides technical cost optimization solutions for automobile,  household appliances and parts manufacturing enterprisesin addition, it tracks the implementation process until the realization in the production line.

Automobile Industry  


Parts Supplier  Industry 


Household  Appliances Industry


Dr. Xiaoyi Liu

Company founder and CEO of CostKey® Solutions (Shanghai) Co. Ltd.

Studied electrical engineering at the Shanghai Jiaotong University and at the University of Dortmund, received a doctor´s degree in the field of manufacturing technology and automation at the Technical University of Berlin; Carl-Ramsauer awardee; MIIT "Changfeng Plan" New Energy & Intelligent Connected Vehicle (Automotive Industry)Think-Tank Expert in Appointment,Guest professor at Tongji University, Automotive College; Hundred Talent Program Expert of Hebei Province


Was  at Daimler AG in Germany for more than 20 years in the areas of product development, complete vehicle planning and cost planning at diverse management positions; managed diverse cost reduction focus programs of Mercedes-Benz divisions (PKO, Optima, CTX, CORE)


After returning to China, Dr. Liu as director of cost and weight planning of Great Wall Motor Company, has managed cost reduction programs of the Groupachieved 400 Mio. RMB cost saving in 2016

Analyzing the cost reduction part at the general assembly line of a Chinese OEM

We cooperate with strategic partners to provide the best solutions for our customers.  Each partner has extensive practical experience in their specialized areas. With all these competences, we support you to realize your plan & vision.

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