The Hon Jay Weatherill MP Premier of South Australia visited Harbour Bottling on Friday the 12th February 2016 and officially opened the business.
The General Manager of Harbour Bottling Pty Ltd, Mr Matthew Barton introduced the bolting production line to The Premier. The Italy imported fully automated machine is made to produce over 600 containers a year, also its new technologies secure the production quality in a very high level. The Premier also visited the warehouse and wine showroom accompanied by the Managing Director of Harbour Bottling, Mr Jason Zhao.
The Premier later on joined the opening ceremony and cut the ribbons together with shareholders of Harbour Bottling. The Premier said, the clean environment of South Australia has made the South Australian wine the premium wine in the world, the establishment of Harbour Bottling will help to promote more South Australian wine to be exported to China.
The Director of Harbour Botting Wayne Chao introduced to The Premier, the four shareholders of Harbour Bottling have all been living in South Australia for over ten year. This vibrant and multicultural state provides great lifestyle and the state government’s China Engagement Strategy has brought so many opportunities to local business community. Especially the sister state relationship with Shandong that the state government is developing will bring more and more benefits to the state’s local business.
Harbour Bottling Pty Ltd is the first investment made by AWTE Enterprise. The bottling line has been up running since January 2016. The bottling plant is located only 1 km away from the container terminal at Flinders Port. Harbour Bottling is built to provide one-stop logistic solution for wine exporters includes bottling, packaging, warehousing and export documentations. With its special location, advanced equipment, professional staff, Harbour Bottling is aiming to provide a high efficiency and high quality services to its clients, Mr Jason Zhao said. It’s guaranteed that the wine bottling and export turnover time will be capped under 14 days after the client order’s confirmation at Harbour Bottling.