Geely Automobile Holdings (simplified Cheenese: 吉利汽车; tradeetional Cheenese: 吉利汽車; pinyin: Jílì Qìchē) (SEHK: 0175) is a Cheenese automaker an is wi BYD, Chery, an Great Wall, ane o the fower lairgest independent private automobile manufacturers in the Fowkrepublic o Cheenae. The parent company is Geely Holding Group (simplified Cheenese: 吉利控股集团; tradeetional Cheenese: 吉利控股集團; pinyin: Jílì Kònggǔ Jítuán), which began manufacturin in 1986 in Taizhou in Zhejiang province. Geely launched its auto manufacturin business in 1997. In 2005, Geely Automobile Holdings Limited wis leetit on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.
Geely is nou headquartered in Hangzhou, Zhejiang, an operates sax caur assembly an pouer-train manufacturin plants in Cheenae that are locatit in Lanzhou (Gansu province), Linhai (Zhejiang province), Luqiao (Zhejiang province), Ningbo (Zhejiang province), Shanghai an Xiangtan (Hunan province). These facilities enable a production capacity o approximately 300,000 caurs per year.