Serbia---On August 23, 2018, Shandong Linglong Tire Co., Ltd. signed an investment memorandum with Mr. Goran Knežević, Serbian Minister of Economy, in Serbia. Mr. Vučić, Prime Minister of Serbia, and Mr. Li Manchang, Chinese ambassador in Serbia, attended this signing ceremony. The plant in Serbia will be Linglong’s second overseas manufacturing base, located in the Zrenjanin Free Trade Zone in Serbia. The project involves an investment of US$994.41 million, with expected annual capacity of HP radial tires reaching 13.62 million units.
On September 17, 2018, another good news came from Linglong Tire’s Serbian project! Mr. Wang Feng, chairman of the company, signed an investment framework agreement with Mr. Siniša Mali, the Minister of Finance of Serbia. Mr. Vučić, Prime Minister of Serbia, and other related leaders also attended this signing ceremony.
From Sept. 12 to Sept. 16, 2018 Linglong Tire Africa & Middle East Business Conference was successfully held in Beirut, Lebanon. Mr. Wang Feng, chairman of Linglong Tire, and almost 120 distributors from Middle East and Africa markets gathered together in this conference.
On Sep. 11, 5-day Automechanika Frankfurt 2018 was opened successfully in Frankfurt, Germany. Linglong Tire made its appearance on this big event with its well prepared products.
On September 1, 2018, FAW Group Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as "FAW") and Shandong Linglong Tire Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as "Linglong Tire") signed a product technical cooperation framework agreement in Zhaoyuan, Shandong Province. In the future, the two parties would conduct deeper cooperation in Product design and development, quality assurance, cost optimization, manufacturing and social responsibility. The related leaders of both parties attended the signing ceremony.
On Aug. 29, the list of Asia’s 500 Most Influential Brands 2018 was released by the World Brand Lab in Hongkong. With its excellent market performance, Linglong Tire was among this list once again.
On August 19, Mr. Mazen Abdul Baki, general manager of GALADARI EQUIPMENT SOLUTIONS, and his team visited Linglong Tire and held a business conference.
On August 10, Linglong Tire, ATD, and Qingdao Zhilian jointly held the anniversity in Shanghai to celebrate the fiftteen years' cooperation among the three parties.
On August 8, 2018 Linglong Group sales conference for 1H of 2018 was held successfully in Zhaoyuan, all the marketing personnel gathered together to review the past and plan for the future.