Al Hashar & Company, one of the leading business houses in the Sultanate of Oman, has become first & the largest distributor for Chinese Geely Cars in the GCC countries.
Al Hashar & Company’s associate Geely Holding Group has diversified businesses including Auto & Motorcycle manufacturers, decorative material factories, two non-governmental universities, holiday inns, hotels, etc. The group has been awarded many times as the advanced enterprise of quality-efficient & technically innovative at state / international level. With its business scale & comprehensive strength ranking high in the nationwide, it is now the top four non-government owned enterprises in china.
GEELY MOTORS (Passenger Cars): Geely Holding Group made its debut as a company when Mr. Li Shufu (Chairman of the Board of Directors) started the manufacture of components for refrigerators in November 1986. Shortly thereafter in April 1994, Geely embarked on the path of manufacture of motorcycles. Tasting success in the motorcycle industry, Geely set its sights in the highly skilled business of passenger cars manufacture and the first Geely car was launched in August 1998. Since then there has been no looking back for Geely winning one accolade after another. Some of the major attributes of Geely brand are:
- First approved private enterprise in automobile manufacture in China.
- Capable of producing 300,000 cars per annum in a very sophisticated assembly line.
- The Beauty Leopard (sports car model) was awarded “Special Prize for Innovative Design in Chinese Industry”.
- Took 1st place in 2 stages & 3rd place in 1 stage of China National Rally 2003.
- President Xu Gang adjudged as “Best CEO/President of Private Automobile Enterprises” 2003.
- December 2003 – Beauty Leopard appraised as the “Best Sports Car in China”.
The corporate philosophy/mission of Geely is “make good cars that common people can afford” and “let Geely cars go to the whole world”. The company also believes in a corporate culture of “Geely will go with you for a happy life”. The Geely Cars range includes models like Marrie, Maple, Ulion, Haoqing & the flagship model Beauty Leopard. All these cars are packed with features like alloy wheels, power mirrors, central locking, fog lamps & luxurious interior as standard. The Geely range comes in 2 engine variants – 1.3 & 1.5 Litres. These cars have been designed to meet the rigorous driving conditions in Oman & Middle East. With such standard features & affordable prices Geely cars are bound to the best value for money. In Oman, the sales of Geely cars were better than the target-expected .As current situation; the manufacturer is waiting for GCC Conformity certificate from Saudi Arabia for exports to GCC Markets.
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