LiuGong Attends Economic and Technological Exhibition for Lancang-Mekong Cooperation 2017
14 July 2017
From July 13 to 16, the second Economic and Technological Exhibition for Lancang-Mekong Cooperation (LMC) is being held at the Diamond Island Exhibition and Convention Center in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. LiuGong, exhibiting in one of the largest booths, showcased 5 tough machines not only including its latest H series 856 wheel loader, E series 922 excavator and CLG6122E roller, CPCD30 forklift, also, for the first time, LiuGong showcased its stone telescopic handler outside of China. The stone telescopic handler, which has been put into operation in a marble mine by the local Quarrying Association, has been highly praised by the customers for its excellent performance in any working conditions.
Tied by the Lancang-Mekong River, China, Vietnam, Laos, Myanmar and Thailand have had a long history of business in the region and this communication and cooperation were strengthened after the First Lancang-Mekong Cooperation Meeting in 2015. Additionally, being included in the Belt and Road economic zone, these countries have attracted investments for infrastructure construction along with traditional industry, all these need construction machinery and technology. With these opportunities and its geographic advantages, LiuGong was one of the earliest Chinese companies to have business in the region.
In line with China’s B&R initiative, LiuGong has made many contributions to the region, having been involved in many projects in the area such as China-Laos and China-Thailand railway construction and China-Myanmar Oil Pipeline construction.
In 2011, LiuGong opened its Asia Pacific subsidiary, dedicated in offering a full line of extreme duty, intuitive machines to local customers. Based in Singapore with a 3,700 m2 facility, LiuGong Asia Pacific serves as a sales center, parts warehouse and distribution center, additionally it serves as a training facility for service training on both LiuGong machines and Cummins engine to local dealers and customers in Asia Pacific areas (excluding China) and Oceania. After years of development, LiuGong Asia Pacific has built up a dealer network covering 15 countries including Vietnam, Laos, Myanmar and Thailand, etc. Along with the LiuGong Asia Pacific, they have been focusing on developing local markets for both LiuGong and Dressta machines by adapting to customers’ needs based on the unique geographical & climate environments in each area and providing technical support to all customers in the region.
Source: Guangxi Liugong Machinery Co.,Ltd