April 2018, Mitsubishi Will Export Prime Xpander to Southeast Asia Region

By : Ridwan And Aldi Firhand. A | Tuesday, February 27 2018 - 18:48 IWST

Mitsubishi Xpander (Ist)
Mitsubishi Xpander (Ist)

INDUSTRY.co.id -Jakarta, Mitsubishi Motor Corporation (MMC) will soon start the first export of Mitsubishi Xpander vehicles produced in Indonesia in April 2018.

Mitsubishi Osamu Masuko Chief Executive Office said high demand for Mitsubishi Xpander in the country made the target of delivering vehicles to the export market of the company pending.

"The first target of the beginning of the year, but domestic demand peaked so delayed until April 2018," said Osamu at the Office of the Ministry of Industry, Jakarta (26/2/2018).

He added that the delivery of Mitsubishi Xpander first phase will begin for Southeast Asian countries. "The new Xpander MPV (Multi-Purpose Vehicle) which is produced in Indonesia and will be exported to the Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam," he explained.

After that, the new export will be directed to the whole world. The reason, Mitsubishi Xpander is currently only in production in Indonesia with a capacity of 60 thousand units per year.

The factory which was inaugurated by President Joko Widodo was built with an investment value of 565 million US $ or equivalent Rp7, 6 trillion in Cikarang, West Java.

As for the export market, the company targets Xpander sales to reach 20 thousand in 2018.

According to data from the Association of Indonesian Automotive Industries (Gaikindo), Expander production in January 2018 reached 8,141 units. Of the total production, the whole is absorbed by the domestic market.

News Comment

Today's Industry

Mechatronic Calotte Loader mWL.cs

Sabtu, 23 Januari 2021 - 17:50 WIB

Mechatronic Systemtechnik Unveils Proprietary Calotte Loader mWL.cs

A fully automated stand-alone system for transferring wafers between cassettes and calottes, the mWL.cs provides integrated device manufacturers (IDMs) an opportunity to increase yield and improve…

Synopsys Software

Rabu, 13 Januari 2021 - 18:40 WIB

Synopsys Recognised as a Leader in Static Application Security Testing by Independent Research Firm

Synopsys receives highest score among 12 SAST providers in current offering category.

Electro-Balancer (E-Balancer)

Rabu, 13 Januari 2021 - 16:00 WIB

ZASCHE Handling Rolls Out New Range of Electric Balancers

the E-Balancer is a versatile tool suited for a broad range of heavy-duty industrial applications.

Taylor Armerding, Software Security Expert at Synopsys Software Integrity Group (Photo by Linkedin)

Rabu, 13 Januari 2021 - 15:40 WIB

What is the Cost of Poor Software Quality in the U.S.?

And if you doubt its credibility, or that it applies to software, check out the latest report from the Consortium for Information & Software Quality (CISQ), in partnership with Synopsys, “The…

Nivedita Murthy - Senior Security Consultant, at Synopsys Software Integrity Group

Jumat, 08 Januari 2021 - 17:35 WIB

DevSecOps: The good, the bad, and the ugly

DevSecOps is the practice of integrating security into every stage of the DevOps pipeline.