SHANGHAI – The Avic unit that is trying to develop a competitive commercial turbofan will begin seeking international suppliers in the second half of this year, with the aim of achieving global cooperation in its project. The search for suppliers will be central to the effort of the unit, Avic Commercial Aircraft Engine Co. (ACAE), to collect foreign technology in a field in which Chinese industry lags far behind the West. “We have just begun working on our domestic supply chain ...


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