On January 22-25, 2019 WEF (World Economic Forum) Annual Conference was held in Davos, Switzerland. As the only enterprise invited in Chongqing, Sokon Group attended the conference as a representative. As the first intelligent EV enterprise to be invited to Davos, Jinguo EV of Sokon Group has gained much attention in its debut. Zhang Zhengping, COO of Sokon Group Intelligent Vehicle and CEO of Jinguo EV, met the Polish President and Indonesian Minister of Industry, reflecting the determination of Chinese intelligent EV enterprises to promote the international development.
Zhang Zhengping and the Polish President Andrzej Duda (Right)
Sokon Group will fully promote the “going-out” strategy and speed up the internationalization
During the forum, the Polish President Andrzej Duda showed his great interest in Jinguo intelligent EV and had a close communication with Zhang Zhengping. “Poland is a portal of Eastern Europe, and is also the strong supporter of the Belt and Road Initiative. The Polish president hoped Chinese intelligent EV enterprises to invest in Poland and take the full advantage of resources of ‘the Belt and Road’.” Zhang Zhengping said that it has provided a new idea for Jinguo EV to develop in international markets.
Indonesian Minister of Industry Airlangga Hartarto (Left) and Zhang Zhengping
For Sokon Group, Indonesia is the important country along the Belt and Road, and the first SUV of Sokon Group was launched there in 2018. In the forum, Zhang Zhengping and Indonesian Minister of Industry Airlangga Hartarto had a discussion. Under the guidance of policies, Indonesia hopes to raise the number of EV to 20% in 2025. With the Sokonindo automobile plant, Sokon Group will take Indonesia as the basis and radiate to the whole Southeast Asian market. In the future, Sokon Group will actively promote the building of the new energy automobile plant in Indonesia.
Under the new manufacturing mode of the automobile, Sokon Group takes “driving the automotive energy transformation and creating an intelligent mobility lifestyle” as the mission, and strives to promote the iteration and upgrading of the traditional automobile technology to intelligent EV technology so as to popularize intelligent EV.
Mr. Zhang Zhengping said that attending Davos WEF is the proof of the enterprise strength, and it is also a golden opportunity for the development of the enterprise. The experience in Davos WEF will help Sokon Group to grasp the latest trend of world economy and speed up the international layout. On behalf of Sokon Group and Jinguo EV, Zhang Zhengping has exchanged ideas with world economy leaders to seek the consensus. In the future, Sokon Group will integrate global superior resources and explore the wider stage for the layout in the field of intelligent EV.