Last year JUNKER was named „production capacity expansion award” by Geely; this year the company has been honored in the highest category of “Excellence”. For the second time in a row, JUNKER presented with an award by Geely Auto. On March 25, 2019, as the only European machine supplier, JUNKER got the “excellence award”. For JUNKER, this award shows that JUNKER has contributed and supported more for forging Geely’s success on the global market, and the efforts of JUNKER are in the eyes of Geely Auto. The recognition from customer is the biggest honor for JUNKER.
Trust, faith, integrity and loyalty were the key words at this year’s supplier conference hosted by Geely Auto. The conference honored suppliers that take on a central role, ensuring quick, sound development for Geely. In addition to high-quality products and services, the winners impressed with their resolution to succeed and their courage and desire to progress.
The award was presented to Erwin Junker Maschinenfabrik GmbH by the Vice-President of the Geely Holding Group, Mr. Yu Guan, and the General Manager of Geely Holding Group SQE center, Mr. Hua Xu. CEO, Mr. Rochus Mayer proudly accepted the award in Hangzhou.
Geely aims to be among the world’s top 10 automotive groups
Zhejiang Geely Holding Group (ZGH) is a Chinese automotive and motorcycle manufacturer, comprising several well-known international brands such as Lotus and Volvo. Geely acquired a 9.69 percent share in Daimler last year. The automotive group was founded in 1986 and today it employs 80,000 members of staff. ZGH’s headquarters are located in Hangzhou, Southeast China. The company enjoyed a record year in 2018 with over 2.2 million cars sold. This year the company is on track to sell 2.3 million cars, increasing to over 2.8 million in 2020.
High expectations for the JUNKER Group
It is a real honor for the JUNKER Group to receive this award and it represents an important customer testimonial. “This award is fresh proof that the JUNKER Group has a strong presence in China. Our commitment, passion and power, and our dedication to our products, cutting-edge technology and services have also been recognized by Geely this year,” says CEO Rochus Mayer.
Sought-after trophy: “Excellence 2019” from Geely