History

Corporate History
Truong Long Trading and Services Company Ltd, former of Truong Long Engineering and Auto JSC was established on February 16, 1998. Key products trading by that time of the company was Tadano and Soosan cranes.
1998 - 2000

Forming period

Truong Long Trading and Services Company Ltd, former of Truong Long Engineering and Auto JSC was established on February 16, 1998. Key products trading in this initial period was Tadano and Soosan cranes
Year 2000: Changed name to Truong Long Special Purpose Vehicle Company. Specialized in trading Environmental products and Special purpose vehicles.

2001 - 2006
Oriental period
Year 2004: Became 3S dealer of Hino Motors Vietnam. Established Can Tho branch in order to perform sales and services to customers in Mekong Delta.
2006: Invest in new projects in Tan Tao Industrial Zone with 9,000m2 area including Hino 3S Dealer, truck and special purpose vehicle body workshop and Inspection Center.
2007 - 2010

Development period
This is a milestones period in development process of Truong Long.


Year 2007: Moved to its new location in Tan Tao industrial Zone. Became the only Hino 3S dealer granted “Hino 3S Standard in Vietnam”
  • February 2007, Truong Long transformed of limited liability into private Joint Stock Company. Company management and personnel system was improved to adapt with the new business form.
  • June 2007: Truong Long opened its Inspection Center 50-10D, this was one of the first private Inspection Center was licensed in Ho Chi Minh City.
  • October 2007: Sumitomo, Automotive department became strategic partner, holding 25.56% shares of Truong Long.
  • December 2007: Truong Long sold 3% shares to employees under ESOP program.
Year 2008:
  • Beginning of 2008: A showroom of light duty truck was opened.
  • April 2008 a Compound project of Hino 3S Hino, passenger car Showroom and Office building was set up in Binh Minh Industrial Zone, Vinh Long province.
Year 2009:
  • Increased capital from 43 billion dong to 80 billion dong in the preparation for becoming a listed company.
Year 2010:
  • October 2010 Truong Long was official listed in Ho Chi Minh City Stock exchange (HOSE) with security code HTL.
  • November 2010 Truong Long became exclusive distributor of Tadano truck mounted crane throughout Vietnam.
2011 - today

Blooming period

  • March 2012, Hino 3S center with 10,000m2 was inaugurated in Vinh Long with the purpose to serve Mekong Delta customers.
  • January 2014, Chairatchakarn, one of the biggest Hino dealer in Thailand became strategic partner of Truong Long.
  • October 2015, Hino 3S center with 3,000m2 is opened to serve for customer in central area of Vietnam.
  • Beginning of 2016 , a professional truck body factory with capacity 3,000 bodies per year is planned to start in Vinh Long.