September 6, Shantui West Africa Limited held opening ceremony at Accra. The establishment of the company is a great step in Shantui’s international strategy. It means that Shantui has set up a solid sales base in West Africa and Central Africa.
In recent years, China and Ghana have made great achievements in the forein trade. The open of Shantui West Africa Limited will promote the sales of Shantui products in local market and improve the influence of Shantui brand in Central/West Africa markets, and get Shantui brand recognized by more customers.
Founded in 1980, Shantui Construction Machinery Co. Ltd. not only rode the wave of China’s spectacular economic development over the past 25 years but also helped to create it. Originally a fully state-owned company, Shantui today is a public company that is well on its way to becoming one of China’s top multinational firms. With sales in more than 120 countries round the globe, Shantui is also leading the way as one of China’s top global brands.
Originally known as a bulldozer company, Shantui today features the entire gamut of construction machinery, from wheel loaders and excavators, to graders, rollers, pipelayers, cement trucks, forklifts and much more. The bulldozer remains Shantui’s flagship product, as the company has become the world’s second or third largest brand-maker of this top-of-the-line product in the construction machinery industry. In China alone Shantui holds a 65% market share in bulldozers.