Jaidah Heavy Equipment, a division of the leading Qatari conglomerate Jaidah Group, announced the success of their new range of Japanese UD Trucks at a celebratory event in Grand Hyatt Doha hotel on Tuesday.
The event was attended by Mohamed Jaidah, Executive Director of Jaidah Group; Ayman Ahmed, General Manager of Jaidah Heavy Equipment Division; Mikito Maruyama, Director, UD Trucks Commercial in addition to 130 organizations across Qatar.
In his opening speech, Mohamed Jaidah said, “The Jaidah Group has demonstrated consistent drive, leading the way in terms of innovation across all its divisions. The success of this new range of UD Trucks, Quon, in Qatar by the Jaidah Heavy Equipment division, is testament to our commitment to offering the latest technology available on the market to our clients across all sectors”.
UD Trucks, formally Nissan Diesel, are one of the top truck manufacturers in Japan with over 75 years experience. Quon, the new flagship range from UD Trucks, are one of the most advanced trucks currently on offer in the market. The model features a fuel-efficient Euro 3 engine and an Advanced Emergency Breaking system with new transmission, differentiating it from competitors.
Ayman Ahmed said, “We are proud to have introduced this range of Quon trucks to our customers, the new technology, durability and adaptability of which has helped support the work of the construction, transportation, logistics and energy sectors in Qatar.”
Quon has proven widely popular on account of its trailer add-on selection. Customers have come from both the public and private sectors in Qatar including the Doha Municipality, Boom Construction Co., Al Ali Projects and UrbaCon Trading & Contracting, all of whom were present at the event.
Jaidah Heavy Equipment are the sole importers of UD trucks in Qatar and were the first importers of Quon in the GCC. Jaidah Heavy Equipment have sold over 100 Quon trucks in Qatar last year representing a big share in the market.
Describing the partnership between Jaidah Heavy Equipment and UD Trucks, Mikito Maruyama said, “The commitment shown by Jaidah Heavy Equipment, the first importers of Quon trucks in the GCC, has been fundamental to UD Truck’s success in the region and we welcome this event to celebrate the impact of the Quon range on the country and our clients.”
Ayman Ahmed closed by emphasizing the exceptional service packages that Jaidah Heavy Equipment will offer to Quon customers. He said, “In line with UD Truck standards, Jaidah Heavy Equipment will be able to provide full servicing to Quon customers at workshops in the Industrial area and Al Khor in addition to an option for on-field servicing – unrivalled support when compared to our competitors”
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