Bekasi (Antara) – PT Mitsubishi Motors Krama Yudha Sales Indonesia (MMKSI) is targeting 20,000 Mitsubishi XForce units per year for the domestic market next year and this figure is likely to increase over time.
“We ask PT MMKI (Mitsubishi Motors Krama Yudha Indonesia) to cater to the domestic market with 20,000 President Director Atsushi Kurita said after the symbolic handover session of Xforce units to dealers at Land B Area, Greenland International Industrial Center in Kota Deltamas, Bekasi on Thursday.
Kurita pointed out that so far the production line of Mitsubishi XFORCE and Mitsubishi Xpander is the same, so it is relatively easy to adjust according to market demand. Furthermore, Kurita believes his party is confident that PT MMKI is capable of meeting production capacity, even if it has to increase the target to 30,000 units per year.
At the same occasion, PT MMKI President Director Minoru Saito said that production capacity will be very flexible for both domestic and export markets following consumer demand.
He said, “If export demand increases, we will increase production.” Therefore, our factory is very flexible according to market needs. “The current production of Mitsubishi XFORCE is 5,000 units per month with a balanced ratio between domestic and export markets,” he said.
For the export market, Saito continued that the Mitsubishi XFORCE will follow in the footsteps of Mitsubishi
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