A branch of Siemens Ltd. China this month opened in this capital of central Hubei province, joining others in Beijing, Shanghai, Shenyang, Guzhou and Chengdu. The unit of Siemens AG of Germany also has joint ventures and sales centers in more than 40 cities.
Guenther Wilhelm, a vice president of Siemens, said the Wuhan office will focus on industry and medicine. It will cooperate with the province on infrastructure and high-tech projects.Siemens also signed an agreement with Huazhong University of Science and Technology to set up a training center in Wuhan. Siemens had total sales of $1 billion in China last year.