LIAOCHENG, Shandong – Zhongtong Bus received an order for 58 units of its 18m natural gas BRT buses from Indonesia, according to a report by gasgoo.com citing information from company’s overseas sales firm.
This batch of 18m BRT buses is the biggest bidding on the public bus market of Indonesia. Relying on competitive edges on natural gas technologies and BRT R&D, Zhongtong Bus successfully won the order and the batch is already being produced.
Zhongtong Bus’ cooperation with Indonesia started from 2009. There were small batch of orders from Indonesia between 2012 and 2013. Zhongtong Bus has won wide appraisal from both Indonesian residents and the local government, and all its vehicles have been used exclusively in line 1.
In 2015, Zhongtong Bus got an order for 150 units from Indonesia worth billions of yuan. This year’s new order demonstrates Indonesia’s wide recognition of Zhongtong Bus.