FAW Group Import & Export Co., Ltd. (FAWIEC), a wholly-owend subsidiary of FAW Group, delivered 116 Jiefang J6 heavy-duty trucks to China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC) for the Kaka railway project in Nigeria on March 4.
In recent years, FAWIEC has accelerated the layout in overseas market, with the business of commercial vehicles put in high gear for development. It has so far opened offices or permenent institutions in more than 50 markets in Southeast Asia, Central Asia, Eastern Europe, Africa, the Americas and the Middle East, cultivated 100 core dealers, 200 plus service networks and 12 KD assembly plants, and set up subsidiaries in South Africa, Russia, Tanzania and other places to deeply explore the overseas market. In 2021, FAWIEC set a record of exporting 15,007 commercial vehicles, up 142% year on year, ranking in the first three places in terms of the export of heavy-duty truck in the industry.
This cooperation is an important breakthrough made by FAWIE in cooperating with foreign contracted projects. It is an important outcome in implementing the strategic partnership between FAW and China Railway Construction Corporation Limited, and also an important measure responding positively to the “Go Global” strategy and “Belt and Road” initiatives.
FAW is a leading global manufacturer of quality passenger cars, trucks, and buses. Established in 1953, the company is China’s oldest and largest automotive group. Annual sales exceed three million units.