AG Auto wins King Long’s ‘Best Distributor of the Year’ award
The award honors AG Auto’s 2018 sales performance exceeding 200 buses in the UAE alone
Al Ghurair Group’s AG Auto has been named the ‘Best Distributor of the Year’ by Chinese bus manufacturer, King Long, at an award ceremony that was held in Xiamen, China, recently.
AG Auto is the sole distributor for King Long buses in the UAE and the group’s partnership with King Long spans over 10 years. The award honors AG Auto’s outstanding performance in 2018 with sales exceeding 200 buses in the UAE alone as well as the company’s contribution towards positioning King Long as the number one bus brand in its class across the UAE and the wider GCC region.
Zhang Bin, president, King Long, said, “We operate in over 136 countries around the world with some very fine companies that distribute our products but our prestigious ‘Best Distributor of the Year’ award for 2018 belongs to AG Auto from the UAE. They have been simply outstanding. In the UAE, the number of King Long buses in smooth operation have exceeded 1000 units. We congratulate them and look forward to even greater success with AG Auto in the years to come.”
Declan McCluskey, CEO, AG Auto, who said, “We are absolutely delighted to receive this award. As a result of our close cooperation with King Long, we have been able to work together to develop transport solutions that specifically meet the needs of our diverse base of customers – from tourism companies, through school transportation; luxury coaches and inter-city transport. King Long have supported us with a fantastic range of products in a range of key segments.”
“It is not just the initial sale or initial product that is key to our customers, but the ongoing reliability. King Long have proven their ability to provide a range of buses that can cope with the extreme conditions in the UAE and continue to cover large distances with minimal failures,” added McCluskey.
AG Auto’s after-sales service includes a 24/7 mobile support as well as a dedicated maintenance and repair center, making King Long buses the preferred transportation choice across sectors in the UAE.