In order to further promote the establishment of XCMG Pouso Industrial Park, enhance deep cooperation with new MG state government, XCMG Brazil and MG state government carried out exchange visit and communication in recent years.
Invited by MG state government, Wang Yansong, President of Brazilian Association of Chinese-funded Enterprises, Vice President of XCMG Machinery and Chairman of XCMG Brazil, visited Belo, the state capital, and was cordially received by the Governor, Romeu Zema. Subsequently, the Governor accepted the invitation and visited XCMG Brazil with the accompany of MG representatives, the State Secretary for Economic Development, the State Secretary and the Mayor of Pouso, stated that they would jointly promote the construction of XCMG Pouso Industrial Park.
MG is the second strongest economic development state in Brazil. It is located in the southeast of Brazil. It has more than 20 million residents, ranking second in the country. There are 853 cities, so it is also the state with largest number of cities in Brazil. In April 1996, MG State of Brazil and Jiangsu Province of China established a friendly relationship. In December, 2012, XCMG invested 500 million US dollars in Pouso and established the largest construction machinery manufacturing base in Brazil.
Governor Romeu Zema firstly expressed his heartfelt gratitude to XCMG for the investment, and was very concerned about the development of XCMG Brazil in MG. He hoped that XCMG continued to enhance the investment in MG state, bring the rapid development of relevant industries, accelerate the construction of XCMG Pouso Industrial Park, and was willing to provide more support and help.
Wang Yansong expressed gratitude to Romeu Zema for his meeting, and introduced the investment of XCMG in MG State in detail. 500 million US dollars was invested for the first phase of project to build a modern machinery manufacturing base with one million square meters. The products can cover the South America markets. The factory can not only help to cultivate more professionals, but also create more local jobs.
Wang Yansong highlighted the development plan of XCMG Pouso Industrial Park, and proposed to hold a seminar to share experience on the construction of China's industrial park. He hoped the state government to offer more preferential and commercial policies, and provide convenient and safeguard measures for the investment ; As a member unit of Chinese Enterprise Association, XCMG Brazil was willing to provide assistance to strengthen in-depth cooperation between banks and other financial institutions in China and Brazil, attract more Chinese-funded enterprises to invest in the industrial park; Simultaneously, the Governor, Romeu Zema, was also invited to visit XCMG Brazil.
Governor Romeu Zema visited XCMG Brazil. During the visit, executives of XCMG Brazil introduced the operation and full range of products in XCMG Brazil, and accompanied the Governor to visit the factory as well.
The Governor was very interested in the products of XCMG Brazil, and highly praised its modern manufacturing capabilities. He expressed gratitude to the stimulation of local employment by XCMG Brazil, and would greatly support and promote the construction of XCMG Pouso Industrial Park, so as to attract more Chinese-funded enterprises to enter into the park, develop local economy, and promote deep cooperation between the two friendly state and province, i.e., MG State and Jiangsu Province.
After entering into Brazil in 2004 as the only Chinese-funded company to invest in a modern manufacturing base in Brazil, XCMG Brazil has always been highly valued by the local MG State government. Since factory establishment in 2012, three governors of MG state have visited XCMG Brazil many times to provide support and help.
Exchange activities between XCMG Brazil and MG State government this time provides an opportunity to deepen the understanding and strengthen the cooperation, especially accelerated and promoted the construction of XCMG Pouso Industrial Park, and has a great significance also on the deep cooperation with the banks and other financial institutions of China and Brazil.