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Posted On: 23 June 2020 04:27 pm
Updated On: 12 November 2020 02:07 pm

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Skyline Automotive, a Jaidah Group company is pleased to announce that it has signed a distribution agreement with Geely Auto, for its full range of passenger vehicles in Qatar.

Mr. Mohamed Jaidah, Executive Director of Jaidah Group, said: "Geely Auto is China's leading automotive group and is becoming a key player on the global scene. Not only is Geely the largest and fastest-growing automotive company in China with an impressive range of vehicles in their portfolio and strong technical expertise that is founded on decades of investment in global research and development, but has also become a strategic investor in some of the most recognizable automotive brands around the world. Geely Auto is the perfect addition to our automotive portfolio, which demonstrates our highly comprehensive product offering, and so we are proud to conclude this partnership that provides a new exciting choice for our customers in Qatar."

Stavros Paraskevaides, Managing Director of automotive at Jaidah Group, also commented: "We are pleased to announce our partnership with Geely Auto Group. Given the double-digit growth of Chinese brands in the Qatari market, we are very excited to introduce Geely to the customers in Qatar and have very high hopes in the years to come. The partnership will allow us to display the new product-line of sedan, crossover and SUV models equipped with the best-in-class technology, safety features and high standard quality that Geely is developing. We have a great ambition of our brand Geely in Qatar, and we will open our first showroom on 1st July 2020.

Geely Auto Group began in 1997 as a subsidiary of Zhejiang Geely Holding Group (ZGH) in Hangzhou, China. The holding company includes several leading brands, such as Geely Auto, Volvo, Proton Cars, Lynk & Co, LEVC and the Geometry range of vehicles. The group provides 50 000 jobs across 14 plants.

The group is committed to world-class research and development in the auto industry. It has five global R&D centres in Hangzhou, Ningbo, Gothenburg, Coventry and Frankfurt focused on the development of vehicles, engines, transmission and vehicle bound electronics. Geely Auto Group operates five universal design studios in Shanghai, Gothenburg, Barcelona, California and Coventry, which employ over 1000 professional designers in total.

Geely’s commitment to innovation and sustainability has led it to invest above the industry average in R&D and initiate green policies. The group’s dedication to innovative research has put it on the forefront of new energy, safety, automotive intelligence, and autonomous drive technologies.

Source: Press release