China Heavy Duty Truck Group Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to CNHTC) headquarters is located in Jinan City, Shandong Province, is the leading heavy-duty truck production base, is also the cradle of China's heavy-duty automotive industry to develop and manufacture the first heavy duty truck in China (Huanghe JN150), the successful introduction of STEYR heavy duty truck production project, and joint ventures with the Volvo production projects, independent research and development HOWO products is China's largest heavy truck production and sales company is known for.
China Heavy Duty Truck Group Jinan, formerly of the original car manufacturing Plant. Automotive Plant originally built in Jinan, 1935, mainly produces auto parts. The plant started in 1956 independent research and development design and manufacture of cars, into the car manufacturing companies. April 1960 trial out of China's first heavy duty truck - Yellow card JN150 8-ton heavy vehicles, ending China's history can not produce heavy-duty vehicles. In the same year on May 4, when Chairman Mao Zedong to visit Jinan, visited the Zheliang like cars, Marshal Zhu De personally wrote "The Yellow River." For decades, hundreds of thousands of heavy vehicles were produced for the national economy development and defense to make a significant contribution.