Finnish pump solution company, Flowrox, has opened a subsidiary in Shanghai, China. The establishment of the Flowrox Co., Ltd. in Shanghai is an integral part of the company’s strategic plan for a long-term business development in the country, and an important milestone to expand its markets globally. Flowrox products first entered the Chinese market 30 years ago and since then have been helping Chinese customers in various mining, metallurgy, waste water treatment, and chemical applications.
“Now we are able to be very close to our customers, the new established company will play an important role in further improving cooperation with local partners, engineering companies, and providing quick service to local customers. I believe that in the future more and more end users in China will benefit from energy savings, cost reductions, and improved process efficiency provided by Flowrox products” says Mr. Sun Lin, Managing director of Flowrox Co., Ltd.
Mr. Lin knows the Chinese market very well and has solid knowledge in mining, metallurgy, waste water treatment, and other process industries. Earlier, he has lived in Lappeenranta, Finland for 5 years, and has worked for Larox/Flowrox for 20 years.
In addition to China, Flowrox has their subsidiaries also in the United States, Australia, Russia and South-Africa with a world-wide sales network. The company is headquarted in Lappeenranta, Finland.
A grand opening ceremony for the Chinese subsidiary will be held on the evening of the 12th November in the New World Shanghai Hotel. Over 100 guests are expected to attend the ceremony, including the Finnish officers, representatives of the local authority, business partners, and customers. Mrs. Marja Aspelund, Consul General of Finland also brought greetings from the government of Finland to Flowrox.
Flowrox offers reliable flow control solutions for abrasive, corrosive and other demanding shut-off, control, pumping and dosing applications serving a wide range of process industries worldwide. The main focus is on Mining, Minerals, Metallurgy, Energy, Environment and Chemical industries. With 30 years of experience in elastomer technology, Flowrox is the benchmark in heavy duty valves and pumps.
The best service is guaranteed by an international sales and service network, covering over 55 countries globally.