On the morning of Feb. 28, CRCC president Zhuang Shangbiao met with the visiting delegation led by Jim Umpleby, chief executive of Caterpillar. The two sides exchanged extensively and reached a consensus on giving full play to their respective advantages and strengthening mutual benefits and win-win cooperation. CRCC vice president Wang Wenzhong and global vice president of Caterpillar Chen Qihua attended the meeting.
Mr. Zhuang Shangbiao warmly welcomed the visiting party led by Jim Umpleby and made an introduction about CRCC and it’s development in the overseas market. He said that CRCC and Caterpillar had established a cooperative relationship since 1990s, which laid a good foundation for the two sides to further strengthen cooperation. CRCC maintained a good momentum of development in 2017. With the progress of "The Belt and Road" construction, the number of projects and the scale of business contracted by CRCC along "The Belt and Road" countries and regions increased year by year. And with the help of equipment and modern means of information management, the amount of physical engineering completed by CRCCC every year is huge. Mr. Zhuang Shangbiao expressed that the rapid development of CRCC cannot do without the strong support of Caterpillar as well as other cooperative partners, and he hoped that both sides will further strengthen their cooperation and communication, and work together for the fruitful results of the friendship between the two sides.
Mr. Jim Umpleby expressed his appreciation for the achievements made by CRCC in 2017. He said that, as leading enterprises in each fields, Caterpillar insists the philosophy of "customer success is our success", and is committed to provide high quality services of products and solutions for CRCC. Caterpillar is willing to provide a full range of strategic services for CRCC and a strong support in CRCC’s active participating in the "The Belt and Road" infrastructure construction.
Mr. Wang Wenzhong expressed that CRCC is willing to strengthen exchanges and cooperation with Caterpillar in industrial manufacturing, equipment intelligentialize, management informatization and other aspects, to promote bilateral cooperation to a higher level.