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Porsche Centre Xiamen Haicang held its grand opening ceremony on 18 May, bringing Porsche's world-renowned services to Xiamen and neighbouring areas.
Porsche Centre Xiamen Haicang has been built to Porsche's global standards,covers an area of 11,212 square metres and is capable of displaying 15 Porsche sports cars simultaneously. Porsche Centre Xiamen Haicang boasts a professional sales and after-sales service team, providing Porsche customers and enthusiasts with comprehensive services, and helping them to choose and customise their dream Porsche sports car.
Shanghai/Xiamen. 18 May 2021, Xiamen welcomed the grand opening of the city's second Porsche Centre, Porsche Centre Xiamen Haicang. The opening of Porsche Centre Xiamen Haicang serves not only as a significant step in the continued expansion of Porsche into Xiamen, but also as a milestone in the steady development of Porsche in the Southern China market, attesting to the great importance Porsche places on this region. On the opening day, Dr. -Ing. Jens Puttfarcken, President and CEO of Porsche China; Mr. David Xiao, Chief Operating Officer of Porsche China; Mr. Julian Zhu, Director Region South of Porsche China; Mr. Zhao Guiming, CEO of German Automobiles Group; Mr. David Zhang, GM of the Porsche Centre Xiamen Haicang, along with many other guests and members of the media were onsite to witness this memorable moment together and get a first glimpse of the latest state-of-the-art technology on offer.
“We have over 70 years of Porsche brand history behind us, coupled with Porsche’s 20 years of development in the Chinese mainland. From our very first days in China, we understood that a comprehensive dealer network would be the backbone of our operations here. We have worked tirelessly over the past two decades to ensure that Porsche products and the unmistakable Porsche experience can be shared with as many of our Chinese friends as possible.” Said Dr. -Ing Jens Puttfarcken, President and CEO of Porsche China,“ I believe that this remarkable achievement could not have been possible without the hard work of our outstanding dealer partners. So, I would like to take this opportunity to express my gratitude to the German Automobiles Group, whom we have been honoured to call our partners since 2008.”
Mr. David Zhang, GM of the Porsche Centre Xiamen Haican, said at the grand opening ceremony: “Adhering to the global professional standards of Porsche and the innovative and outstanding service concept of German Automobiles Group, we are committed to building Porsche Centre Xiamen Haicang into a Porsche Community where car owners and Porsche enthusiasts can gather together and share their passion for sports cars. Today's grand opening of Porsche Centre Xiamen Haicang is just the beginning, we will continue to strive towards a pure goal: to provide the highest quality services to our distinguished Porsche owners, and to deliver to them Porsche‘s unmistakable brand culture and service concepts.“
Porsche Centre Xiamen Haicang has been built to Porsche's global standards by German Automobiles Group, who have been one of Porsche China's most dedicated collaborative partners for many years. Porsche Centre Xiamen Haicang covers an area of 11,212 square metres and is capable of displaying 15 Porsche sports cars simultaneously. The service center at Porsche Centre Xiamen Haicang is equipped with 17 work bays and 2 direct dialogue bays. Along with the advanced maintenance equipment which conforms to Porsche’s global standards, Porsche Centre Xiamen Haicang also boasts a professional sales and after-sales service team who provide Porsche customers and enthusiasts with comprehensive services and help them to choose and customise their dream Porsche sports car.
Xiamen is an important central city along the southeast coast of China, it is also a vice provincial city in Fujian Province, adjacent to the Taiwan Strait. People call Xiamen "the garden on the sea" or "the Heron Island". Porsche maintains a long-held focus on the unlimited future of Xiamen. Porsche Centre Xiamen Haicang will work hand in hand with Xiamen, a famous city with strong economic potential, to bring Porsche's world-renowned products and services to increasing numbers of owners and enthusiasts in Xiamen and neighbouring areas, and to enhance local customers' experience of the Porsche brand and products.
2021 marks the 20th anniversary of Porsche’s entry into the Chinese mainland. Over the past 20 years, we have witnessed the demand for high-performance personal mobility grow in China. During this time, the tastes of Chinese people have continued to evolve and sports car culture has become part of their everyday life. Now, in 2021, as the strength of the economy continues to drive consumption, Porsche China received a positive start to the year with a robust 56% year-on-year growth rate representing a total of 21,991 cars delivered in the first three months of 2021. Porsche will continue to be customer-oriented and bring more quality products, services and sports car culture experiences to Chinese consumers.
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