China Yituo Group Co., Ltd. ( YTO ) was formerly the first tractor manufacturing plant and initial units made by them were sold under the Dongfanghong brand . the company started construction of its first factory in 1955 and this was completed and put into operation in 1959. The First Chinese built tractor, the first road roller and the first military off-road truck were produced by the company. During its more than 60 years of development, it has formed a large-scale equipment manufacturing enterprise group with agricultural machinery as the core and operating multiple products such as engines, machinery and parts.
The company has 22 Product lines in Agriculture (including wheeled tractors, crawler tractors, combined harvesters, and implement and attachment solutions), Construction Equipment, Motor Vehicles, road pavers, road recyclers, concrete mixing plants, asphalt mixing plants, drilling rigs, and mobile power stations.
It is the largest producer of tractors in China having sold more than 3.4 million tractors and 2.6 Million sets of power machinery.
YTO is based in Luoyang, China. It has additional offices, factories, service centers, and spare parts in Asia, Africa, the United States, and Europe.