On Friday, China announced that it had exported 400 “ Hongqi” vehicles to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, explaining that this shipment, the first of its kind to Riyadh, is the largest so far for this type of vehicle.
The company, producing and exporting, “FAW” stated that the vehicles had been shipped from the port of Tianjin in northern China to reach the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia within one month and thus enter a new Gulf market after entering the UAE markets, and before it Norway and other countries.
400 “ Hongqi” (“ Red Flag” in Chinese) vehicles were officially shipped from the northern port of Tianjin. #China To the Kingdom of Arabia #Saudi, In the largest export batch of “ Hongqi” brand to date, said First Automobile Business Group Co., Ltd. (FAW), the manufacturer of Hongqi. pic.twitter.com/5LsACVRrfV
“ Hongqi” vehicles are “the first Chinese brand of luxury cars in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia” since the brand was established in 1958, the company said, “ Hongqi” has produced and sold more than 200,000 vehicles annually.