Zotye Auto was founded in 2003 and headquartered in Yongkang city, Zhejiang Province, it is a private enterprise with core business of automobile assembly and engine , transmission and other key auto parts, currently Zotye has production plants in Zhejiang, Hunan, Jiangsu, Shandong Province.Zotye Auto has two own brand “Zotye Auto” and “Jiangnan Auto”, products cover Sedan, SUV,MPV and new energy vehicle,domestic marketing throughout the large and medium cities, products exported to Algeria, Chile, Russia and other countries and regions.By the end of the 2016, sales exceed 350,000 units,Year-on-year growth 60%, turnover nearly 40 billion RMB, The existing staff of 20,000 people.
As one of the earliest Chinese enterprises involved in the new energy automotive industry, Zotye has created six “NO.1” in China new energy vehicles field.Once cooperated with State Grid Corporation of China, Opens “the new operation mode of Hangzhou Electric Vehicle”, it provides a reference for Chinese Electric vehicle development. Zotye new energy vehicles also assumed International trade export base of public service platform "new energy vehicles and key components research and development," "new energy vehicles, remote real-time monitoring of public information service," the two platform functions.
Zotye Automotive Engineering Research Institute is a key enterprise in Zhejiang Province Research Institute, It has 17 departments, two major technology centers,More than 1,000 senior R & D personnel, equipped with traditional cars, new energy vehicles two major areas and engines, gearbox, batteries, motors, electronic control and other core components of research and development capabilities. And through the strategic cooperation with the well-known universities, the introduction of thousands of national, provincial talent, the establishment of academicians workstation, post-doctoral workstations. Zotye has also established a joint research and development center in Japan and European Zotye modeling center, and cooperate with Italy Pininfarina and other international top team.
In 2016, Zotye Auto innovative put forward a core strategy “seven variable speed”, comprehensively open Zotye “3.0 Era”. “Seven variable speed” covers talent、planning、research、product、 procurement, manufacturing and marketing breakthrough in seven major areas of upgrading. Zotye Automotive 3.0 era opened the third five-year plan, So that Zotye Automotive in 2016 enter into the 300,000-class vehicle club, to achieve an average annual growth of 30%.
Zotye Auto regard "artisans spirit" as the background and focus on innovation, devote themselves to consumer to create “healthy and happy vehicle life”and achieved in the product power and brand power promotion.
Zotye had won CCTV annual model award,Innovation green pioneer brand in China,2014 annual outstanding quality service award,2015 annual best-selling pure electric car award,2015 annual innovation brand award,2016 Brand Marketing Award,2016 China Social Responsibility Philanthropy Award and many other honors.
In the future, Zotye will pay more attention to develop smart cars and new energy vehicles, and strive to build a smart car with Zotye characteristics within 3 years, and strengthen the Zotye cars "super clan", the comprehensive go to Chinese auto market. In 2017 Zotye strive to achieve sales of 450,000, "Thirteen five year plan " break through 800,000 , the output value of 80 billion.