On April 3rd, 2018, a splendid ALHAJ FAW J5P Key Handing-over Ceremony washeld in Karachi, Pakistan, At the ceremony, the first 10 FAW J5P-360 oil tankers were delivered to Pakistan State Oil (PSO contractors), and another 50 oil tankers would be handed over to PSO contractors in near future. The event was attended by dignitaries including Pakistan Mr. Taj Afridi, MD PSO Sheikh Imranul Haque, MD ALHAJ FAW Motors (Pvt.) Ltd, Representative of FAW Mr. Nian Haoyu and Other senior company officials from PSO, representatives from China FAW Group and ALHAJ FAW Pakistan along with more than 500 transporters from the petroleum industry attended the ceremony.
FAW (First Automobile Works), founded in 1953, is known as China’s first and largest automotive group. Along with the motto of ” first class product and first class service”, FAW is widely credited in China and abroad since its foundation, therefore has become an icon among Chinese vehicle producers in short period of time and having a dominant position in market.. FAW is striving tirelessly to create the best products through strict quality control, massive R&D investment, and persistent innovation. In 2017, FAW manufactured a total of 3,407,810 units, and sold 3,346,000 units in China and overseas, the sales revenue reached 469.8 billion RMB, ranking 125th in Fortune Global 500.
In view of PSO’s urgent need of upgrading its gas & oil transportation fleet, ALHAJ FAW provided the product that is economical, safe, efficient and powerful and with strong power within the shortest time. FAW J5P, a customized, improved and optimized vehicle with 28 configurations. It is built in complete compliance with the Oil & Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) and National Highways Authority (NHA) standards. The highlight is the enhancement of engine power, from 330Hp to 360Hp. On service aspect, 36 months defer payment, a two year’s or 120,000Km’s quality guarantee and special VIP service constitute the competitive service support scheme among the industry, which enables the carriage contractors of PSO to induct compliant vehicles in PSO Transportation system conveniently.
“PSO is glad to be with ALHAJ FAW, to ensure implementation of OGRA and NHA standards in the transportation of petroleum products. The induction of new tank lorries will not only enhance PSO’s capacity to transport more fuel but also prepare the company to fulfill the country’s increasing fuel needs in wake of new business opportunities emerging from a consistent economic growth and mega projects like China Pakistan Economic Corridor.” On the occasion, MD & CEO PSO, Sheikh Imranul Haque addressedto PSO carriage contractors.
The latest fleet of FAW J5P oil tanker displayed at the event:
“ALHAJ FAW appreciate PSO’s determination on modernizing Pakistani road transportation system and PSO’s strategic ambition towards Pakistani market”, addressed at the ceremony, Mr. Nian, representative of FAW in Pakistan, “As the leader of China’s automakers, FAW inherits the mission of independent innovation and continuous improvement for 60 years and wins trust and support from over 6 million global users. Relying on world-class research and development team and world-level truck-manufacturing base, ALHAJ FAW provides customers with safe, reliable, fuel-saving, comfortable and efficient world-class products. ALHAJ FAW will keep introducing new products with new innovative technologies and complete solution to join hands with our clients for a win-win future.”
The Pakistani market of oil and gas transportation, once dominated by Japanese products, and now ALHAJ FAW is playing a vital role gradually increasing its share. The strategic cooperation between ALHAJ FAW and PSO indicated the increasing demands of Pakistani market for better commercial vehicles, and with the persistent creed of “first class product and first class service”, ALHAJ FAW will not only provide highly competitive products and services, but work deeply with Pakistani clients to set the new benchmark for the Pakistani transportation industry.