JINHUA, China, April 19, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kandi Technologies Group, Inc. (the 'Company' or 'Kandi') (Nasdaq:KNDI), a leading Chinese manufacturer and developer of pure electric vehicles (EVs) and all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), today announced that on April 12, 2013, Kandi Electric Vehicles (Weifang) Co., Ltd. ('Kandi Weifang'), incorporated and capitalized by Kandi's wholly owned subsidiary, Zhejiang Kandi Vehicles Co., Ltd. ('Kandi Vehicles') has officially been approved by the local government agency and established in Weifang Binhai Economic Development Zone of Shandong Province.
Kandi Weifang anticipates achieving the annual capacity of 100,000 units of EV key components and parts for its first phase (the 'Project') within two years. Upon the completion of the Project, Kandi Weifang will be transferred to and become a wholly owned subsidiary of Zhejiang Kandi Electric Vehicles Co., Ltd., the joint venture company that will be established by Kandi and Geely Auto.
Mr. Xiaoming Hu, Chairman and the Chief Executive Officer of Kandi, remarked, "The establishment of Kandi Electric Vehicles (Weifang) Co., Ltd. has demonstrated local government's strong support for Kandi's pure EV entering Shandong Market. Therefore, Kandi has full confidence that it will achieve success in the EV market in Shandong and it will provide a firm foundation for Kandi to become the leader in the EV market in China."
About Kandi Technologies Group, Inc.
Kandi Technologies Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:KNDI), headquartered in Jinhua, Zhejiang Province, is engaged in the research and development, manufacturing and sales of various vehicles. Kandi has established itself as the one of the world's largest manufacturer of pure electric vehicles (EVs), Go-Kart vehicles, all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) and tricycle and utility vehicles (UTVs), among others. More information can be viewed at its corporate website is http://www.kandivehicle.com.
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