November 7, 2014 – Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) has awarded Beirut-based Century Motor Company (CMC) as the official distributor of Hyundai Construction Equipment and Forklifts in Syria.
In addition to its long-standing venture with Hyundai Motor Company in Lebanon that extends over 20 years, CMC will now be representing HHI Construction Equipment and Forklifts in both Syria and Lebanon with this new distribution partnership. With its expansion to Syria, CMC confirms once again its leading position in both the automotive and heavy equipment industries.
Hyundai Heavy Industries provides heavy construction equipment and spare parts for businesses worldwide, and has known tremendous success both in the Middle East and around the world. Launched in Lebanon in 2013, CMC’s HHI arm offers a vast product line-up of excavators, wheel loaders, backhoe loaders, skid steer loaders, forklifts, and generators from its headquarters and main showroom in Zalka, Lebanon.
With the launching of its new HHI arm in Syria, scheduled for January 2015, CMC will be present in the Syrian market through an office and a fully dedicated team that promises the same level of professionalism and excellence it is renowned for in Lebanon.
About Century Motor Company:
Century Motor Company is the official distributor of Hyundai passenger and commercial vehicles as well as construction equipment and forklifts in Lebanon and now Syria. It was founded in 1994 by the Rasamny family, renowned for their 80 years of expertise in the automotive industry. Century Motor Company has 24 Hyundai showrooms across Lebanon, with its flagship and main showroom located in Zalka along the Beirut-bound highway.
For more information about the company and its services, please go to www.hyundai.com/lb or call 01-886222.
About Hyundai Heavy Industries:
Hyundai Heavy Industries began as a shipbuilding company and, at present, remains the largest shipbuilder in the world. This success has allowed it to expand into other heavy industry areas, ultimately leading to a more integrated company specializing in shipbuilding, marine engines and machinery, offshore and engineering, industrial plant and engineering, electric systems, green energy and construction equipment. The Construction Equipment Division is widely recognized as an industry leader for its use of advanced ergonomic engineering and technology. Backed by highly advanced factory automation, a zero-tolerance quality control inspection system and innovative engineering, the division offers a wide range of construction equipment to satisfy customer needs.
For more information about HHI construction equipment please visit http://english.hhi.co.kr