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Fred Qian
General Manager - Shanghai Technology and Service Center of AMT

A graduate of Tong Ji University in Shanghai, Mr. Qian holds both a BS and Master’s Degree in mechanical manufacturing technology. With nearly 30 years of industry experience, he has been involved with vocational education, project management, machine tool sales, trade associations, sales management, and marketing strategies. Over the years he has worked for several machine tool companies in various sales, marketing, and management capacities. Employment has included Cosa Liebermann, Giddings & Lewis, IPC International, Thunder Precision Machinery, and ANCA Machine Tools. He has joined in AMT Shanghai Tech Center by middle of April 2019.

A graduate of Tong Ji University in Shanghai, Mr. Qian holds both a BS and Master’s Degree in mechanical manufacturing technology. With nearly 30 years of industry experience, he has been involved with vocational education, project management, machine tool sales, trade associations, sales management, and marketing strategies. Over the years he has worked for several machine tool companies in various sales, marketing, and management capacities. Employment has included Cosa Liebermann, Giddings & Lewis, IPC International, Thunder Precision Machinery, and ANCA Machine Tools. He has joined in AMT Shanghai Tech Center by middle of April 2019.

Posts by Fred Qian
International
By Fred QianNov 17, 2023

International News From the Field: China

Foreign investment use in China shrank in 2023, but new measures are aimed at its increase. With stimulus and confrontations with structural slowdowns, is the economic recovery finally gaining traction? For more industry intel and other tidbits, read on.

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International
By Fred QianOct 17, 2023

International News From the Field: China

Has the Chinese economy finally bottomed out? Are signs of stabilization an indication of a turnaround? Are there still opportunities in the automotive industry? For more industry intel and other tidbits, read on.

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International
By Fred QianSep 19, 2023

International News From the Field: China

Despite early signs of recovery and expansion in various sectors, including robotics, China is experiencing some headwinds. How serious is the country’s economic slowdown? What comes next? For more industry intel and other tidbits, read on.

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International
By Fred QianAug 16, 2023

International News From the Field: China

To deal with the country’s challenges, China’s government is implementing policy adjustments to spur domestic consumption, private business support, and more. An increased PMI suggests that it's working. For more industry intel and other tidbits, read on.

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International
By Fred QianJul 11, 2023

International News From the Field: China

Despite uncertainties, obstacles, and challenges throughout its manufacturing sectors, China’s economy has been solid, showing a strong rebound in automotive, electrical machinery, and general equipment. For more industry intel and other tidbits, read on.

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International
By Fred QianJun 13, 2023

International News From the Field: China

Labor costs, trade tensions, and a shift toward high-value industries are prompting China to diversify its supply chains. As the industry transforms, China remains poised to shape global production. For more industry intel and other tidbits, read on.

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International
By Fred QianMay 16, 2023

International News From the Field: China

Despite recent declines in exports and a lower PMI, China continues its solid EV production and development amid efforts to balance economic priorities with steady growth and global uncertainties. For more industry intel and other tidbits, read on.

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International
By Fred QianApr 21, 2023

International News From the Field: China

The ending of China's pandemic restrictions has been beneficial for its economy. This was reflected in the number of attendees at the China International Machine Tool show in Beijing. For more industry intel and other tidbits, read on.

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International
By Fred QianMar 22, 2023

International News From the Field: China

China’s economy is rebounding despite some economic headwinds. While conservative growth is targeted for 5% for 2023, strong industrial production recorded in January and February shows promise. For more industry intel and other tidbits, read on.

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International
By Fred QianFeb 21, 2023

International News From the Field: China

China's relaxation of its COVID-19 restrictions in early January was an important step to bringing the manufacturing sector back to its previous highs. How is the industry reacting? What about automotive? For more industry intel and other tidbits, read on.

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