DLG opened a new office for its subsidiary DLG AgroTech Service in Beijing, China. Located in the hub of Beijing’s ministerial and embassy quarter in the Landmark Tower, the office also incorporates the Chinese headquarters of Lemken and Grimme.
The inauguration was attended by over 40 high-ranking guests, including representatives from the FAO, Ministry of Agriculture of China, GTZ, DGRV, German Embassy, China Agricultural Machinery Testing Center, China Animal Agricultural Association (CAAA), Agritechnica exhibitor Lovol, AEM China, TUI and CLAAS China as well as Chinese agricultural media.
The new office will further strengthen DLG exhibitions as well as its agricultural activities in China as well as its cooperation with Chinese partners from government, professional associations, research institutes, industries and other sectors.
The new office and its activities are managed by Leely Zhang, an MA graduate in agricultural engineering. In her management post Ms Leely draws on her previous experience gained with United Nations Asian and the Pacific Center for Agricultural Engineering as well as her extensive network of contacts within Chinese agriculture.