June 17, 2014


Petersime opens its third overseas subsidiary in Tianjin, China


Petersime, a Belgium-based leading supplier of incubators and hatcheries, has opened a subsidiary in Heping District of Tianjin, China, the company's third overseas subsidiary besides Petersime do in Brazil and Petersime OOO in Moscow.


The Tianjin subsidiary, officially known as Belgium Petersime Tianjin Rep. Office, will be led by chief representative Sandy Qi, who has more than five years of experience in Petersime's products and services.


The Tianjian subsidiary will provide local support to customers in pre-sales, project discussions and after-sales service, and will stay in close cooperation with the headquarter. Tianjin office will also have a field service engineer and an incubation expert in the near future.


Petersime also says that the Shenzhen-based company, Songming Machinery Industry, which has 20 years of experience in the poultry business and represents several international brands of poultry equipment, signed a distributor contract with Petersime in December 2013. Songming will take charge in executing Petersime's hatchery project in China, including sales, installation, service, spare parts and repair.


André van Rij, China Sales Manager of Petersime, comments: "Petersime has a long history in China and an outstanding track record of achievements. In order to support our customers in the best possible way, local presence is crucial. This is our way to ensure our customers that we speak their language, we know their business and we will support them the best possible way."