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Changsha, Gree Join Hands to Promote Household Appliances Industry

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On November 19, the first “Changsha-made” Gree large central air conditioner unit rolled off the production line at the Ningxiang Economic Development Zone, Changsha. It was witnessed by Hu Henghua, CPC Hunan Provincial Committee Standing Committee member and CPC Changsha Municipal Committee secretary; and, Dong Mingzhu, chairperson of the board and president of Gree Electric Appliances, Inc. of Zhuhai. 
 
A ground-breaking ceremony for the Changsha Gree Refrigerator and Washing Machine Production Base was held later. Secretary Hu Henghua announced the start of the project. Hu Zhongxiong, deputy secretary of the CPC Changsha Municipal Committee and Changsha mayor, attended and delivered a speech.
 
Changsha Vice Mayor Qiu Jixing, and Wang Xiaobin, general manager of Changsha Gree HVAC Refrigeration Equipment Co., Ltd. also attended.
 
Hu Henghua (R), CPC Hunan Provincial Committee Standing Committee member and CPC Changsha Municipal Committee secretary; and, Dong Mingzhu (L), chairperson of the board and president of Gree Electric Appliances, Inc. of Zhuhai, unveil the first “Changsha-made” Gree large central air conditioner unit. (Photo/Zhou Baiping, Changsha Evening News)
 
The launch of the first “Changsha-made” Gree large central air conditioner unit marked that the Changsha Gree Large Central Air Conditioner Production Base was completed and put into operation. The base is Gree’s most advanced of its kind in China, with a total investment of 2 billion yuan. It mainly produces large central air conditioner units such as centrifuges and screw machines, with an estimated output value of 4 billion yuan and tax contribution of 200 million yuan. 
 
The Gree Refrigerator and Washing Machine Production Base is expected to have a total investment of 5.2 billion yuan, with an estimated annual output value of 13 billion yuan and tax contribution of 500 million yuan.
 
Technicians work at the Gree large central air conditioner production workshop in Changsha. (Photo/Zhou Baiping, Changsha Evening News)
 
Source: en.changsha.gov.cn