Linde Material Handling GmbH, a KION Group company, is a leading global manufacturer of forklift trucks and warehouse trucks, and a solutions and service provider for intralogistics. With a sales and service network that spans more than 100 countries, the company is represented in all major regions around the world.
Linde (China) Forklift Truck Corp., Ltd., established in Xiamen in 1993, is the Asian manufacturing, sales, service and technical development base of Linde Material Handling with a facility of more than 220,000 square meters, and an investment of RMB 1.7 billion.
Linde develops high-performance solutions for intralogistics. The basis for this are electric and diesel forklift trucks, warehouse equipment, professional and comprehensive services and optimum integrated solutions for material handling, as well as logistics design and consultancy. Linde (China), with over 2,780 employees in more than 153 sales and service locations, forms an extensive service network to effectively support our customers all around China.
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Linde (China) History
Linde Salon was held in Central Academy of Fine Arts during “Deutschland 8-German Art in Beijing” which was sponsored by KION Group
Linde assisted BRICS Summit in Xiamen.
Linde helped post-disaster reconstruction after Typhoon Meranti.
Linde Asia Customer Service Center and Global Spare Parts Center were officially put into operation.
The 3rd National Forklift Truck Operation Skill Contest of Linde Cup was held and outstanding forklift operators were awarded vocational skill qualification certificate.
Linde (China) celebrated its 20th anniversary of establishment. We organized the event of “Linde Forklift Truck Tibet Challenge”, which created another Shanghai Great World Record “Forklift Travel with maximum altitude difference”.
The 50,000th electric forklift truck was delivered and put into use.
The 2nd National Forklift Vocational Skill Tour of Linde Cup was held by Linde (China) together with All-China Federation of Industry and Commerce, China Federation of Logistics and Purchasing and Industrial Truck Institution, China Construction Machinery Association.
Linde (China) finished the production of the 50,000th truck.
Linde (China) celebrated its 15th anniversary of establishment.
Linde (China) and China Federation of Logistics and Purchasing jointly held “Linde Cup” China Logistics Forklift Tour, which created another new Shanghai Great World Record.
Linde (China) finished the production of the 25,000th truck.
Linde changed its company name from Linde-Xiamen Forklift Truck Co., Ltd. to Linde (China) Forklift Truck Corp., Ltd. In the meantime, Linde (China) launched a brand-new Corporate Identity System.
Linde (China) celebrated its 10th anniversary of establishment and we entered into a new development stage.
Linde (China) finished the production of the 10,000th forklift truck.
The new Linde factory officially went into operation.
Linde (China) finished the production of the 1st forklift truck (3-ton diesel counterbalanced truck) in its temporary factory.
Linde (China) established its first branch in Xiamen, followed by Beijing Branch, Shanghai Branch and Guangzhou Branch as well as other sales & service centers in China.
Chinese Premier Li Peng and German Premier Helmut Kohl signed an official cooperation agreement in the Great Hall of the People for founding Linde (China) Forklift Truck Corp., Ltd. This was the first step Linde took toward success in China.