YOKOHAMA, Japan, Oct. 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Global leading construction and mining equipment manufacturer XCMG has debuted two new wreckers, QZF10D and QZF3B, at the 2016 Japan Truck Show hosted in September in Yokohama, Japan. The biennial fair is the only commercial vehicle exhibition in Japan and one of the most influential truck shows in Asia.
Both models have significant improvements in hoisting and lifting capabilities, reducing the height of arm body to increase the effective lifting length, while adopting hexagonal boom for structural optimization and weight reduction of boom system to make the wreckers safer.
The operation of the wreckers is also made more convenient with the combined wireless remote control and wired control, realizing wireless control of hoisting and lifting and wired control on both sides behind lifting.
The two wreckers exhibited at the truck show were sold on-site and XCMG received purchase intention of 15 more during the three-day fair. The company has sold more than 60 wreckers in Japanese market to date.
“Japan has a highly developed equipment manufacturing industry, the Japanese wreckers market is dominated mostly by domestic brands as well as European and American brands, XCMG is the only Chinese wrecker brand to enter the Japanese market,” said Mr Oben, XCMG’s agent in Japan since 2009.
The company’s truck-mounted products are now being exported to many countries and regions, including 14 truck-mounted cranes exported to Vietnam in July, a 23-meter hydraulic aerial platform exported to Vanuatu, 20 SQ8ZK3Q truck-mounted cranes with foldable arm to Thailand more.
“While strengthening our foundations in international markets, XCMG aims to optimize the overseas sales network and develop strategies for different regions, emphasizing on Asia-Pacific, Africa, West Asia and North Africa where the demand for truck-mounted cranes is growing and achieving breakthroughs in market of Algeria, Saudi Arabia, Kenya, Nigeria, Vietnam, Myanmar, Turkmenistan, Peru, Bolivia and Columbia through deepening local cooperation to expand the scope of overseas businesses,” said Mr Sun Xiaojun, General Manager of XCMG Xuzhou Truck-Mounted Crane Co., Ltd..
XCMG is a multinational heavy machinery manufacturing company with a history of 73 years. It currently ranks ninth in the world’s construction machinery industry. The company exports to more than 176 countries and regions around the world.