2008 - 2012
In 2008, KINKONG founder Ken and Ashley graduated from university, then came into auto connector field. Later, they cooperated with a Chinese local factory, mainly exported auto connectors to overseas.
During these years, Ken and Ashley overall studied product work flow and industry standards, analyzed connector industry in oversea marketing. Meanwhile, Ken and Ashley ambitiously expanded oversea business, became well-known as an oversea market pioneer in local market.
Based on strategy and theory, Ken & Ashley decided to build their own company: YUEQING KINKONG ELECTRIC CO., LTD. “KINKONG” has same phonics with “Modesty” in Chinese. They wish all staff could keep modestly, stay hungry, stay foolish; step by step throughout the growing road. In the same year, KINKONG R & D its own brand mold, has 2 senior technicians, 1 QC staff, 2 sales. Afterward, based on analysis marketing and export experience, KINKONG invest more than 2 million RMB in new mold development, switched over to a high growth track. Most customers are from North America and Europe.
In beginning of 2014, WENZHOU KINKONG AUTO PARTS CO., LTD. was founded. KINKONG optimized mold design concept and technology, with 5 senior technicians. KINKONG carried forward several strong product lines, including accelerate pedal connector, sensor connector, injector connector.
In the next half year, KINKONG cooperated with famous connector companies, became authorized agent of various brand, such as Yazaki, Sumitomo, FURUKAWA, Tyco, Delphi, Bosch, Lear, Hirschmann, Mitsubishi, Kostal, FCI, MOLEX etc. In this way to expand and improve company sales channels, product performance and quality control; lower the mold cost; offer different customers’ demand.
KINKONG registered brand “千工”. Meanwhile, opened HANGZHOU branch. We adopted 3D prototyping technique while making new mold. With in-house rapid prototyping, we can help customer bring idea to market immediately!
During auto connector market promotion, we got quite many inquiry of wiring harness. We created an assembly joint venture with a local factory, specially assemble wiring harness according to customer’s specification. Allow full customization of auto aftermarket & tuning market service.
KINKONG invested a rubber factory, with international advanced process technology. We live up to customer’s trust by ensuring the best, globally common quality. KINKONG applied different design patents. Our rubber seals supply to big wiring harness assembly company, such as Geely, Great Wall, BYD, BAIC Group etc.
To meet customer’s demand, KINKONG cooperated with Al enclosure company to design Al enclosure, coordinating our existing ECU & PCB connector. Thus present another strong product line.
Except North America and Europe, we got outstanding achievements in Southeast Asia marketing.
In the beginning of 2017, KINKONG introduced pin headers and composite terminal processing technology, to realize variation & meet high-end customers. We OEM complicated ECU & PCB connectors for Nissan, Honda, Yazaki, Delphi. Our products sell to European & American market, get good reputation from clients.
We introduced technique talents to R & D new energy Engine Control Unit. Supply to famous Chinese battery vehicle companies, including Yadea, Emma, Lvyuan, GreenWheel, Geely. We also design and make Signal Control & Functional Cases.
In May, we set up Indian branch. In August, we built Dubai branch, and more to come in coming years.
For now, we are serving 1130+ customers, spread over 130 countries and districts.