KONE in China

KONE Elevators Co., Ltd. was established in December 1996 in Kunshan China. With a total land area of 142,000m2 in Kunshan Jiangsu Province, KONE Elevators Co., Ltd is the main elevator and escalator manufacturing base in Asia-Pacific Region of KONE Group™.

In September 2012, in order to further enhance the production capacity of elevator and escalator for better adapting to the development of Asian market, especially for Chinese market, KONE Kunshan production base and the R&D Center was officially relocated in No.88 middle Gucheng Road, Kunshan. New industrial park and research center were designed and planned according to the philosophy of lean production. It is the largest production and R&D base of KONE in the world covering an area of 240,000m2

In the same year, the operation of KONE China was separated from the Asia Pacific region. The KONE Greater China formally established with comprising 3 parts - Mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan. By the end of 2015, KONE China has 448 service sites national wide and approximately 11,146 employees.

KONE China not only meets its domestic demand, but also exports products to more than 90 countries and areas such as Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Middle East.

Support to local communities

The not-for-profit KONE Centennial Foundation, founded in 2010, is one of our initiatives to support local and often disadvantaged communities.

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