DUBAI – China’s Zonda Group signed an MOU with Sharaf Group in the Middle East for a CKD plant in Dubai, UAE, according to media reports.
Xu Liankuan, president of Zonda Group, held a talk with Sharaf executives on establishing a long-term strategic partnership with Sharaf Group for commercial vehicle production in UAE before signing the MOU.
A delegation from Sharaf Group visited Zonda Bus on June 6 with President Sharafuddin Sharaf, executive director Mohammed Sharaf, and general manager VijayKumar Europcar joining the tour.
Xu introduced the development of Zonda automotive business and product development. Zonda Bus kept on developing new energy buses for seven years, and made breakthroughs on large power battery and electronic control system. The 4th generation of Zonda pure electric buses have been exported to Spain, Costa Rica and some other countries. Sharafuddin Sharaf was impressed by Zonda’s new energy bus achievement, especially Zonda’s 18 meter buses.
Zonda Group will send technicians to supervise the CKD project and explore further marketing opportunities.