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Powerstar and Shantui shine at recent events
Afgo Agricultural Expo, 14 -16 September 2017, White River, Nelspruit
Shantui Construction equipment shined at the recent Afgo Agricultural and Forestry Expo which took place at the Casterbridge Lifestyle Centre in White River, Nelspruit, 14-16 September. Welcomed with extremely warm days, which is renowned in Mpumalanga, visitors where received from local and surrounding areas.
The Afgo show is focused mainly on the natural symbiosis between Agriculture and the Forestry Industry.
According to David Gao, COO of Shantui “Its great to see these platform opportunities in the agricultural and forestry sectors. This allows us to showcase and demonstrate our construction equipment to a diverse but targeted audience.”
The show also had loads of entertainment for the whole family. Shantui undoubtedly had a successful event.
Futuroad Expo, 27-30 September 2017, Nasrec Showgrounds, Johannesburg
For Powerstar, a much-anticipated wait for the Futuroad Expo 2017 was indeed worth the wait. Doors to the Futuroad Expo, a first for commercial vehicles only, opened Wednesday 27th September. Eager fleet operators, business owners, local and international visitors alike visited the halls. Powerstar exhibited in Hall 6 amidst other commercial vehicle manufacturers. “We were excited to exhibit and network on a platform specifically targeted to the commercial vehicle industry” says Bob Wang, CEO Ever Star Industries (Pty) Ltd. “This afforded us the opportunity to launch our new V3 ET AMT model and FT Ranges. It was great to see our products received positively. We also managed to close a few deals as well at the show. The Powerstar brand is the only premium Chinese brand currently on the market, and we are the stalwarts in the construction industry, “adds Wang. Powerstar showcased the VX Range of Chassis cabs suitable for tipper, mixer, compactor and water tanker applications. The V3 ET range Truck Tractors with Cummins Engine and AMT Transmission. The debut of the FT Range (light/medium) vehicle. Overall Powerstar enjoyed a successful event and look forward to exhibiting at the next show.
Shongweni Show 6-8 October 2017, Shongweni Showgrounds, Kwa-Zulu Natal
Amidst a cool, breezy weekend in KZN, the popular Shongweni Show was again a success. Powerstar teamed up with Roadhog Trailers and partook in this entertaining event. It was a day of lots of fun for the whole family as well as business opportunities on the commercial vehicle side. Powerstar showcased the VX 2628 6x4 Water Tanker and V3 2646 Truck Tractor.
Moth Charity Golf Day 7 October 2017, Empangeni Golf Club, Empangeni
Again, this year, M.O.T.H (Memorable Order of Tin Hats) hosted a charity golf day event to raise money for the elderly and needy in the community. Powerstar Empangeni once again contributed and supported this charitable initiative. The event took place at the popular Amatikulu Golf Club on Saturday 7 October 2017. The M.O.T.H Foundation provided coffee and treats to everyone that attended and sponsored the event. Jay Reddy, owner at Powerstar Empangeni, excitedly comments “The day was totally awesome and Powerstar Empangeni was glad to be a part of supporting our community!” A handsome profit was recorded, the proceeds of which will be will be distributed to the elderly and needy ahead of Christmas.