Beijing---On March 25, Shandong Linglong Tyre Co., Ltd. donated 300,000 disposable surgical masks, 2,000 sets of medical protective clothing, and 10,000 COVID-19 antibody test kits to the Serbian government through Embassy of the Republic of Serbia in the People's Republic of China. These medical supplies will arrive in Serbia soon. This is also the first time that Linglong Tire has donated to a country outside China since the global spread of COVID-19.
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.
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 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.
On Aug 5, Rd.2 of 2018 D1 GRAND PRIX Series in China kicked off in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China. As a newly established team in 2018, ATLAS drifting team from Linglong Tire competed with many famous excellent drivers home and abroad. After fierce competition, Naoto Suenaga from ATLAS team won the third place and Zhao Xinjun became the only Chinese racer reaching the top 4.
On July 25, 2018, it came a good news from Uzbekistan. The Uzbekistan tire plant that Linglong Tire provided technical service was completed, which demonstrated that the project construction phase came to an end successfully and Linglong's work at project acceptance phase was also completed successfully.
On July 26, 2018, the second expert committee meeting of key laboratory on green and energy-saving high performance tire material industry was successfully held in Yantai, Shandong Province. A dozen experts from related industry and many famous Chinese universities attended this meeting.