LiuGong holds global dealer meetingPublished 18/12, 2017 at 12:34
LiuGong held its 2017 Global dealer conference in Changzhou, Jiangsu Province, China in November. With the theme of “Innovation Creates the Future”, LiuGong shared its 60 years’ heritage as well as the future expectations with more than 1000 delegates of government officials, industry leaders, LiuGong dealer representatives, media friends and LiuGong employees from over 70 countries.
Established in 1958, LiuGong has evolved into an international company with 15 product lines, 20 manufacturing facilities, over 8,000 employees, and over 200 dealers in more than 100 countries, “All the achievements couldn’t have been done without LiuGong’s perseverance and innovation in both technology and management,” said LiuGong Group chairman Zeng Guang’an in his opening address.
LiuGong now has nearly 300 dealers across six continents in over 100 countries, providing localized and professional service to LiuGong customers and ensuring the parts and service availability. To support its worldwide business, LiuGong has setup a global layout comprising of 12 regional subsidiaries, nine parts distribution centres and three overseas manufacturing plants. With the increasing proportion of its overseas business, which reached more than 30% in 2016, LiuGong is also expanding its overseas assets. In 2017, LiuGong had its Brazil manufacturing plants starting volume production. In September, LiuGong opened its new European head quarters in Warsaw, Poland, and announced the new production capabilities at LiuGong Dressta Machinery, enlarging its pipe-layer operations and manufacturing LiuGong loaders and excavators for supply throughout Europe.
On the occasion of LiuGong’s 60th anniversary and in conjunction with national initiative of “One Belt and One Road”, LiuGong held a launch ceremony for its 60th anniversary global tour and fulfilment of “The Belt and Road Initiative” strategy at this year’s dealer conference. Also, LiuGong showcased its 60th anniversary commemorative models and arranged a factory tour at LiuGong’s Changzhou factory for the company’s excavators, bulldozers and mining equipment in eastern China, which use intelligent manufacturing process and innovative machinery.