has been the sole agent for Honda motorcycles
since 1973 and its 50-50 joint venture with the
Honda Motor Co. Ltd, Japan (HMC), PT Astra Honda
Motor (AHM), makes it the leading manufacturer
of Honda motorcycles in Indonesia. AHM assumes
the role as the sole agent, importer, assembler
and sole distributor of Honda motorcycles in Indonesia.
Due to the huge market demand, its existing manufacturing
and assembly facilities have been operating at
full capacity in recent years, representing 95%
of local output. In 2005, AHM increased its capacity
from two million to three million motorcycles
per year with the opening of a new factory at
Cikarang. The production facilities include engine
and frame body manufacturing, dye facilities,
plastic injection facilities, painting and final
assembly lines. AHM offers a full range of Honda
motorcycles, but its best selling models are in
the low- end sector.
are distributed by, and serviced through, an extensive
network in 28 distinct geographical regions in
Indonesia. The Company has been appointed exclusive
dealer for nine of these geographical regions
comprising Central Java, Yogyakarta, Bali, South
Sumatra, Bengkulu, South Sulawesi, Nusa Tenggara,
West Kalimantan, Papua and DKI Jakarta (exclusive
dealer for Honda motorcycle spare parts and non-exclusive
dealer for Honda motorcycles).
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