Joint meeting was held between Improtex Group and the delegation of the Federal Republic of Germany led by State Secretary of the Bavarian Ministry of Economic Affairs and Media, Energy and Technology Mr. Franz Josef Pschierer in May 31, 2017. During the meeting which was held at the head office of “Improtex Motors” a lot of representatives such as Managing Director of Azerbaijan-German Chamber of Commerce Mr. Tobias Baumann, Senior Vice-President of regional Management of Eastern Europe/CIS of MAN Trucks & Bus AG Mr. Roland W. Schacht, Vice-President Sales Bus Region & International Key Accounts Mr. Heiko Haumer and Head of Bus Sales in Eastern Europe/CIS Mr. Roman Kaluzynski were presented. Furthermore, during the business meeting a lot of government officials and long-term partners and key clients of MAN were exchanging ideas and cooperation perspectives with MAN management. During the meeting of high officials the State Secretary of the Bavarian Ministry mentioned the significant and fruitful business environment and opportunities for entrepreneurs created in Azerbaijan. The strong direction that Azerbaijan has chosen continuously strengthening its positions on an international level proves that there is a good business climate for German entrepreneurs to invest and do business in Azerbaijan.
MAN company officials also expressed their interest in being more involved in the development of city infrastructure and in starting projects such as offering inner city bus roots which will make the company a part of already established large transport network of Azerbaijan and will eventually increase the activity of the company, furthermore, the company officials underlined the necessity of being involved in the logistics and much bigger infrastructure projects. During the event along with MAN trucks that were demonstrated at the premises of Improtex, there have been also demonstrated the body superstructures (tippers, water tanks, semi-trailers) manufactured by “Improtex Industries” company having its own Steel Fabrication, Bodybuilder and construction Plant. The company which is strengthening its positions on the local market continuously contributing to the creation of permanent jobs in the industrial sector of the country had demonstrated the latest achievements in its industrialized manufacturing. The importance and benefits of aforementioned establishment for all of the regions of Azerbaijan were specifically outlined by the German guests. In addition it was stressed that by using the plant, which has the latest unique technology to construct body superstrucrtures, and by sharing the aquired information that they achieved themselves "Improtex Industries" during manufacturing of local upper bodies will strengthen the country's import-substituting and export-oriented production. This will eventually lead to the development of qualified workforce and generate new job opportunities within the country.
The State Secretary specifically emphasized on the long-term relationship established between Imporotex and MAN as a perfect example for fruitful business relations between the countries and evaluated this wide Spector and long term business partnership as a perfect example of German-Azeri cooperation. One of the first private companies of independent Azerbaijan that is in operation for 26 years, and a company which has professional experience of working closely with local and foreign companies Improtex Group is in the process of further strengthening its already conquered positions in the developing economy of Azerbaijan.
Constantly engaged in the development of business and investment sector in our country, "Improtex" Group of Companies continues its rich tradition of representing brands that hold a leading economic role worldwide in various fields. The company is very proud of cooperating with two of the Bavarian brands BMW Group and MAN AG for such a long time. Especially the official distribution that was granted to Impotex Trucks and Buses in 2006 by MAN Truck and Bus, who has a solidified experience in commercial vehicles. This has given the company an opportunity to be represented in governmental and private significant infrastructural projects and small and big government programs in Azerbaijan. Apart from proving its value on Azeri market the MAN trucks, inner city and regional buses, the sale of which is implemented through “Improtex Trucks and Buses” company, can also differentiate themselves with its high efficiency.