On May 3rd, the groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of the China National Heavy Duty Truck Group Mianyang Special Vehicle Production Base Project was held in the High-tech Zone Disaster Prevention and Reduction Industrial Park, marking the beginning of a new page for the industrial assistance in the construction of Sichuan disaster areas in Shandong Province.
Wu Jingping, Secretary of the Municipal Party Committee, Zeng Wanming, Deputy Secretary and Acting Mayor of the Municipal Party Committee, Yang Burun, Chairman of the Standing Committee of the Municipal People's Congress, Zhang Shihu, Chairman of the CPPCC, Xu Zhenxi, Chief Commander of Shandong Province's Beichuan Frontline Command, Cai Dong, President of China National Heavy Duty Truck Corporation, and Li Wei, City Leader Yi Jie and Liu Dong attended the groundbreaking ceremony.
China National Heavy Duty Truck Group Mianyang Special Vehicle Production Base Project is located in the Mianyang Science and Technology City High-tech Zone Disaster Prevention and Reduction Industrial Park, which is constructed in two phases. It is jointly invested by China National Heavy Duty Truck Group, Mianyang Fulin Group and Chengdu Heping Automotive Industry. China National Heavy Duty Truck Group Holdings . After the project is completed and put into production, it will be able to produce 7,000 modified vehicles and special vehicles within three years, with sales revenue of 2.5 billion yuan. In the second phase, China Southwest Heavy Duty Truck Co., Ltd. will build a production base for remodeling, special and professional vehicles in Southwest China, reaching a production capacity of 12,000 vehicles and generating sales revenue of 3.5 billion yuan.
Sinotruk actively responded to the call, supported the reconstruction of the disaster area with practical actions, and laid out a heavy-duty vehicle base with good market prospects and good investment efficiency in Mianyang. This is another major contribution made by the Sinotruk Group for the restoration and reconstruction of the quake-hit areas. It marks a new page for the industrial assistance of Shandong Province in the construction of the quake-hit areas in Sichuan. It is also another important witness of the blood and flesh of the people of Sichuan and Shandong. The construction of the project will definitely promote the breakthrough development of Mianyang's automobile and parts industry, and promote the continuous development and growth of Mianyang's industrial economy. The Municipal Party Committee and the Municipal Government will make every effort to coordinate project services, and strive to use the shortest time, fastest speed, and highest efficiency to promote the project to be completed and put into production as soon as possible.
Xu Zhenxi said in his speech that the landing of the China National Heavy Duty Truck Group's Mianyang Special Vehicle Production Base project in the disaster area reflects the guidelines for the combination of "transfusion" and "blood-making" aided by Shandong, and current and long-term development. Shandong construction personnel will always be guided by the scientific development concept, continue to carry forward the great spirit of earthquake relief, vigorously implement industrial assistance construction, and solidly promote the construction and restoration of Beichuan new county.
In his speech, Cai Dong expressed condolences to the people in the disaster area on behalf of all employees of Sinotruk. He said that Sinotruk will take the construction of the Mianyang special vehicle production base project as a new starting point for industrial assistance to the disaster-stricken areas, serve the reconstruction of the disaster-stricken areas, serve local economic growth, promote the development of related industries, and promote employment.
It is understood that China National Heavy Duty Truck Corporation, headquartered in Jinan, Shandong Province, is the main domestic heavy-duty truck production base and the cradle of China's heavy-duty automobile industry to develop and manufacture China's first heavy-duty vehicle and successfully introduce Steyr Seoul, Volvo and other joint ventures.