Arbos embarks on an unprecedented journey in its narrative, intertwining its destiny with an ambitious Belt and Road initiative—a contemporary Silk Road forging
connections between the East and West. This path is not just a conduit for the transfer of technology, ideas, and culture but is meticulously crafted to uphold principles of sustainability and
Charting a course from its illustrious past, Arbos rejuvenates itself, preserving its core values while undergoing a significant restoration effort to remain relevant today. The
cornerstone of Arbos' strategy lies in Italian technology, where product quality converges with style, ergonomics, and technological prowess, rigorously tested on the global
stage. Adhering to these principles, Arbos commits to providing the market with cutting-edge agricultural machinery tailored to the specific needs of its clientele, including tractors,
harvesters, and other essential machines.
The Lovol Arbos SPA Group, an industrial powerhouse, operates under the complete control of Lovol Heavy Tianjin Co. Industry LTD., a dynamic Chinese entity with a clear and enduring strategy. Its
commitment spans the promotion and development of diverse business lines within and beyond China. Noteworthy among these is the advancement of environmentally friendly agricultural techniques and
high-efficiency machinery aligned with the most advanced agronomic practices. This strategic focus aims to enhance production efficiency on large Chinese farms, contributing significantly to the
global demand for mechanized agriculture.
The European chapter of the Lovol project commenced with the establishment of a research center in Bologna in 2011, situated in the Motor Valley Center of Emilia Romagna. Engineers and a
high-tech network of component suppliers collaborated to implement a structured roadmap for the development of agricultural tractors and harvesters. During the project's initial years, the iconic
Italian brand Arbos underwent restoration, breathing new life into historical combines, with plans for their introduction into the market. Notably, Matermacc, a producer of high-tech planting and
seeding machines, and Goldoni, a leading manufacturer of specialized tractors, orchard, and cultivators, were acquired, marking the initial steps toward creating an internationally integrated
industrial group across various market segments.
Since its inception in 1998, Lovol has diversified its portfolio to include agricultural machinery, earthmoving machinery, diesel engines, and
passenger cars. It stands today as the largest Chinese manufacturer of agricultural machinery, boasting impressive figures—100, 000 tractors and 50, 000 combines produced annually, generating a
turnover of €3.15 billion. The formation of the Lovol Arbos SPA group stands as a pivotal milestone for Lovol's European endeavors, concurrently accelerating investment and
development in Italy. This transformative journey promises to influence innovation and propel the evolution of top-tier agriculturalmachinery in both China and
As Italy and China, the custodians of Western and Eastern civilization, converge, they not only mark the culmination and commencement of the historical Silk Road but also signify a profound
collaboration. This partnership, forged along the path of trade and mutual benefit, intricately aligns with the grand design of the "New Silk Road One Belt, One Road, " linking
Europe and Asia in a testament to shared history and progress.