Since the first KIOTI tractor was introduced in the U.S. in 1986, KIOTI has aligned itself among the nation’s leading tractor brands.

KIOTI remains steadfastly committed to the advancement and growth of tractor technology, value and service. And in this quest, KIOTI knows its success will always depend on two things: putting our customers first and believing in the power of teamwork.

We are dedicated to providing quality with marketplace staying power. We are committed to listening to our customers and providing the high quality products their jobs demand. We are devoted to building an outstanding dealer network and supplying those dealers with quality parts, training and responsive service.

“Our company grew from a culture where loyalty – be it business or personal – is a given. When our company makes you a promise to deliver the best machine-owning experience you’ve ever had, that is what we intend to do.”

–Peter Dong Kyun Kim

Chief Executive Officer, Daedong-USA, Inc. KIOTI Tractor Division

Our History

1985
The first KIOTI compact tractor was introduced in the US.

1993
Daedong-USA, Inc. was formed and KIOTI Tractor was headquartered in Wilson, NC.

1999
Introduced DK45, the first DK Series compact tractor.

2000
Introduced KL Series loaders, KB Series backhoes and KR Series grooming mowers.

2002
Expanded implement line to include mid-mount mower, tiller and bale spear.

2003
Expanded implement product lines to include aerator, rotary cutter, rake, box & rear blade and more; Introduced CK20, the first CK Series compact tractor.

2004
KIOTI opened the new North American headquarters in Wendell, NC; Introduced CK25, CK25 HST, CK30 and CK30 HST.

2006
Introduced DK45SE HST, the first DK SE Series tractor with advanced technology.

2008
KIOTI Introduces the 4 Year Industry Leading Warranty. The DK75 utility tractor is introduced.

2009
The DS series economy tractors are introduced. The DKSE series is expanded to 10 tractors.

2010
KIOTI introduces the DK45SE Cab, DS4110HS, and the DS4510HS. Implement line is introduced, including 3-point tillage equipment, mowers and UTV attachments.

2011
KIOTI introduces the MECHRON 2200 Utility Vehicle, CK Series Compact Kab, DS3510 and the first RX series tractor, the RX6010C.

2012
KIOTI Introduces the CS2410 Subcompact Tractor and the RX6010PC utility tractor with Hydraulic Power Shuttle.

2013
KIOTI introduces the new CK2510 & CK2510HS.

2013
The new NX series is announced which includes 45HP – 60HP Cab models available with Synchro Shuttle & Hydrostatic Transmission.

2013
The new RX Series models ranging from 66 – 73HP available with Synchronized, Power Shuttle and Power Shuttle with Creeper Transmissions and a choice of ROPS or Cab.

2014
KIOTI announces the completion of an extensive update to its parts warehouse in an effort to increase efficiencies and better serve customers and dealerships.

 2014
NAEDA awards KIOTI with Gold Level Status for exceptionally high dealer rating levels as part of NAEDA’s Manufacturer recognition program.

2014
The First PX model is announced, the PX9020.

2014
The first DK10 Series models are introduced, including the DK4510/H, DK5510/DK5510/H

2014
New NX ROPS models are introduced ranging from 45HP – 60HP.

2015
New utility vehicles are introduced, including the MECHRON® 2200PS & MECHRON® 2240 2-Row Utility Vehicle

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