GAC Motor, China’s leading automaker,has been active in the Middle East and South East Asia market from October 31 to November 8, including the opening of its sales and service center in the United Arab Emirates on October 31, the launch of GAC Motor GS7 in Kuwaiton November 2 and the debut of GAC Motor brand in Saudi Arabia on November 4 and in the Philippines on November 8.
GAC Motor UAE sales and service center opened in Dubai on October 31. Distinguished guests participate in and cut the ribbon for the new Dubai showroom at the opening ceremony and unveiled the GS7 and GA8, two of the most attractive models listed in the UAE.GAC Motor has started strategic cooperation with Gargash Group, a famous company in the UAE, to jointly explore the UAE market.
Mrs. Li Lingbing, the Consul General of China in Dubai, Mr. Jin Lei, Economic &Commercial Counsellor of the Embassy of China in UAE, Mr. Anwar Mohammed Gargash,Minister of State for Foreign Affairsof the United Arab Emirates presented in the event
On November 2, GAC Motor GS7 was officially released in Kuwaitimarket. As a star product of GAC Motor, GS7 properly meets Kuwaiti consumers' demand for mobile life with its excellent quality and product value beyond users' expectations.
GAC Motor has entered Kuwait for five years, since 2013. With the joint efforts of GAC Motor and Kuwaiti partners, GAC Motor has taken root and sprouted on Kuwait market with its excellent quality, effective sales channels and after-sales service network, colorful marketing events and efficient brand promotionbecoming the top Chinese brand in terms of market share.
Mr. Cheng Yongru, Economic & Commercial Counsellor of the Embassyof China in the State of Kuwait, said in his speech at the press conference that he was very glad to see more Chinese products have achieved good results in Kuwait. As a very excellent automobile enterprise in China, GAC Motor is also worthy of recognition for its emphasis on brand construction, product quality and after-sales service.
Mr. Cheng Yongru, Economic & Commercial Counsellor of the Embassyof China in the State of Kuwait,Mr. Zeng Qinghong, the Chairman of GAC Group, Mr. Chen Hanjun, Vice General Manager of GAC Group, Mr. Yu Jun, the President of GAC Motor, Mr.Wang Shunsheng, Deputy General Manager of GAC MOTOR International Sales Company, and Mr. Omar s. Alkazi, the Chairman of Kuwaiti dealer Mutawa Alkazi Company pose for a photo together
On November 4, GAC Motor officially launched its brand in Saudi Arabia, and set up GAC Motor sales service and experience shop in Saudi Arabia, bringing numerous star models to the Saudi market. Joint hands with powerful Saudi dealer Al Jomaih Automotive Company (AAC) to build four sales networks and service points Riyadh, Jeddah and Dammam to further expand local operation, enrich the car models in local market for customers to choose and provide considerate services.
In his speech, Shaikh Ibrahim Aljomaih, Vice Chairman& CEO of Aljomaih Automotive Company, pointed that, the entry of GAC Motor to the Saudi market and the level of quality and specifications that GAC Motor cars offer will play a big role in changing people's perspectives about Chinese cars. GAC Motor has ranked first among all Chinese brands in J.D. Power Asia Pacific's China Initial Quality Study (IQS) for six consecutive years, which makes it a strong competitor to many well-known international brands in the Saudi market.
Mr. Yu Jun, president of GAC Motor, commented on the occasion “Just asancestors brought the best silk and porcelain thousands of years ago, GAC Motor has also introduced Saudi Arabia with high quality products: GS8, GA8, GS4 and GA3S. These models have undergone rigorous quality tests in terms of space, power, reliability, air conditioning and intelligent network connection, which will give the customers in the Middle East the best quality and service.
（Yu Jun, the President of GAC Motor delivered speech on the opening ceremony of Saudi Arabia Showroom）
On November 8, GAC Motor held a brand listing event at the newly opened exhibition hall in the Philippines. The new exhibition hall covering an area of 3,200 square meters, is strategically located in Pasig City at the heart of Metro Manila, where there are a number of auto dealership, auto parts shop, and auto repair shop. During the launching event, the brand unveiled a wide range of luxury vehicles: GA4 sedan, GS4 subcompact SUV, GA8 executive sedan, GM8 premium seven-seater minivan, and the flagship model, GS8 large SUV.
After years of cultivation, GAC Motor has obtained certain breakthrough in the Middle East. At the present stage,GAC Motor has successfully exploited the market ineight countries, built a total of 21 sales service centersin the Middle East region，and successfully set up the mid-to-high end brand image in Middle East market among numerous luxury car brands.This year, GAC Motor also enter the Philippines to explore South East Asia. GAC Motorwon the good market feedback, being rated as "Best Chinese Car Brand" in many oversea markets.