With Sumitomo, Ammann, Hyster brands creating a strong impetus in the field of construction machğnery TSM GLOBAL made a great show of strength with Turkey launching. Turkey’s construction, real estate, architecture, glorious nights in the participation of industry professionals, over 1.000 guests, environmentally friendly, has obtained the opportunity to meet with high performance new products.
In Japan, one of the three largest groups from industry and chemical, automotive finance industry, from mining operations Sumitomo a broad range up to heavy industry, for centuries gained experience gathered under the TSM GLOBAL name in Turkey’s market. TSM GLOBAL which will be responsible for selling, service and spare parts service will also be the regional base for the markets of Iraq, İran, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan.
Under the roof of TSM GLOBAL, there are well-established forklift and stacking machinery company Hyster in the USA with more than 80 years of experience, and Ammann Group, the Swiss origin leader in asphalt and road equipment.
The launch attended by many guests from the construction, architecture and industry sectors and where Sumitomo Construction Equipment World President Mikio İde, Hyster Forklift and Stackers Vice President Frank Ulbrich, Ammann Asphalt and Compaction Equipment CEO Hans Christian Schneider were situated has started with the opening speech of TSM GLOBAL CEO and Board Member Taner Sonmezer.
First Turkey visiting of Sumitomo Construction Presedent Mikio Ide
Sumitomo Group, attended the launching at the highest level due to the importance given to the Turkey and region. In his first visiting to Turkey, Sumitomo Construction Machinery World President Mikio Ide said: “Turkey, strategically is a golden key in spreading of our products in the countries of the world. This situation means for us that Turkey will be an important place as well as today”.
Mikio İde, Construction Machinery World President who underlined the confidence in Turkey’s Industrial Group continued his speech as follow: The primary policy and value that belong to Sumitomo Group is trust. There is one truth that has been emerged by our 23 years of experience and it is the fact that there can be no doubt regarding the trust between Turkey and Japan. Today, with TSM GLOBAL, we have decided to undertake the operations of Kornio construction machinery.With this strong trust we have no doubt that we will further strenhthten our position shortest possible time and become the number one in sales and after sales areas.
Ulbricht: TSM GLOBAL is the newest and strongest partner of the Hyster brand
The world’s leading forklift and pallet stackers of Hyster brand, one of the manufacturer that expressed a great honor and happiness will be represented in Turkey from Hyster Forklift Stacker and Vice President Frank Ulbricht said: “Solid products, strong support and a solid organization represents the foundation of stability and continuity, value given to customers, growth and a successful business in the future years. In addition of TSM GLOBAL’s large facility in Istanbul, Kartal, regional offices in Ankara, Izmir, Adana and Diyarbakır, and our strong dealer network in important and strategic cities, will be a standard that our other businesss partners will follow. I congrulate the TSM GLOBAL team and look forward to spreading Hyster’s promise of “Strong Distributors/Partners, Robust Machines” to every corner of this country and working with this team for many years to come.”
Schneider: “Since 2005, Ammann has always grown in Turkey
Stating that a very long term program has been implemented with the establishment of TSM GLOBAL, Hans Christian Schneider, CEO of Ammann Asphalt and Compaction Equipment mentioned that they are at a very important starting point with the establishment of TSM GLOBAL and said: “With TSM GLOBAL, we are a new and innovative team with the same values, supported by evidence, as well as strong connection to the region and company. By combining our strenghts, we will further increase our capacity and we will be even more successful.”
Sonmezer: “Our goal is to make our brands leaders in Turkey
TSM GLOBAL, which will accelarete Turkey with its financial structure, professional approach and the quality of products, was established 90 percent with foreign partners and 10 percent with Turkish partners. Taner Sonmezer, TSM GLOBAL CEO and Board Member, said in his speech at launch: “we are very proud and happy to start the sales and after sales activities of Sumitomo, Hyster and Ammann machines, which have a voice in their fields in the world, with a strong TSM GLOBAL organization.”
Sonmezer stated that the synergy created by such powerful brands together locks them into targets and excites them more than ever and added: Our main goal is to make our brand leaders in Turkey and neighboring countries. I am proud to be partner and manager of this great entity with my 22 years of industry experience end my experienced team.”
Continuing with Ali Poyrazoglu’s special show, the launch had become more amusing with live performance shows.
While special awards were given to three guests determined by the draw, a plaque was presented to the first customer of TSM GLOBAL.