As a standardized joint-stock company, Zhongtong Bus Holding Co., Ltd. has a long history of manufacturing large and medium-sized buses for over 40 years and is one of the first listed companies in China’s bus industry. Today, the company has total assets of RMB 1.8bn Yuan, a net asset value of RMB 600 million Yuan and total capital stock of 238.5 million shares. It now employs more than 3,000 employees, covering an area of 680,000 square meters. The company mainly manufactures 350 sets of equipment through its internationally advanced production line incorporating the complete bus manufacturing technology from Dutch BOVA Company, with an annual production capacity of more than 10,000 medium and high-end luxury buses.
Zhongtong Bus is one of the demonstration companies of State 863 Program and CIMS Project. It has set up the first national-level laboratory, a certified corporate Technology Center and a postdoctoral workstation in China’s bus industry, and is also one of the first companies that have passed the certification of both ISO9001 Quality System and3C. As one of China’s National Whole Vehicle Export Bases, Zhongtong Bus has been successively awarded as one of China’s Top Brand Products, one of the Key High-tech Companies of State Torch Program, one of Top 500 Companies in China’s Machinery Industry, one of China’s Top 10 Bus Brands over the last 50 Years, a Recommended Brand by China Chamber of Commerce for Import and Export of Machinery and Electronic Products (CCCME) in 2006 and 2007, and one of China’s Top 500 Companies IT Development. In addition, it also won the Management Excellence Award 2006.
Zhongtong Bus products consist of 8 series and more than 100 categories, covering road bus, urban bus and light bus, from 6-meter light bus to 18-meter high-end luxury bus. Especially for a series of products including Zhongtong Navigator and Cruise, Zhongtong Futura, Zhongtong Caesar, Zhongtong Creator, Zhongtong Sunny and Zhongtong Catch, they enjoy high market reputation and highly competitive advantages. Thus these products have been bestsellers at home or abroad and sold to more than 30 countries and regions overseas.