Jakarta, 26 February 2018 – The GAIKINDO Indonesia International Commercial Vehicle Expo (GIICOMVEC) 2018 – a trade exhibition focusing on the commercial vehicle industry, will take place from 1 to 4 March 2018, at the Jakarta Convention Center (JCC).
GIICOMVEC 2018 features internationally renowned brands such as Daihatsu, DFSK, Hino, Isuzu, Iveco and local brands that include Mobil Anak Bangsa (MAB), which will be presenting their flagship products at the event.
With growth of 45% in the Indonesian truck and double cabin market in 2017 from the previous year, GAIKINDO is hopeful that GIICOMVEC 2018 is going to encourage the continued growth of the Indonesian commercial vehicle industry. According to Yohannes Nangoi, chairman of GAIKINDO, “The development of infrastructure projects, logistics productivity, distribution and trade in Indonesia, encourages commercial vehicle manufacturers to continue to innovate and meet the changing needs of commercial vehicle users.”. Nangoi also stated that GAIKINDO specifically designed GIICOMVEC 2018 as a premier business to business exhibition that will feature the latest innovations from commercial vehicle manufacturers targeted at key industry stakeholders.
New Commercial Vehicles Launches
High demand for commercial vehicles in Indonesia has seen GIICOMVEC 2018 poised as the perfect event to introduce modern technologies and products to the market.
GIICOMVEC 2018 will be a launching platform for no less than 6 new commercial vehicles from Isuzu, Iveco, Mercedes-Benz, Suzuki ,Volvo and Mitsubishi Fuso. Rizwan Alamsjah, co-Chairman of GAIKINDO believes that “It is a great honor for us, that the commercial vehicle brands in Indonesia have selected GIICOMVEC 2018 to showcase their product launches and introduce their latest commercial vehicles and technology at the exhibition.”.
In addition to commercial vehicles, GICOMVEC 2018 will also feature related products and brands from Indonesia’s carroseries industry. Prominent brands include Adiputro, Laksana, Shinmei, Sugity Creatives, ADR Group, Alcoa wheel, Astraotoparts, BG Product, Dunlop, Esmak Makine, Evalube, Gajah Tunggal, Goodyear, Himawan Putra and Pro7 Auto Lighting among many others.
The GIICOMVEC Hosted Buyer Program will receive more than 100 hosted buyers from prominent bus, truck and logistic associations. The program offers exclusive benefits and compelling opportunities with tailored knowledge segments of exhibitor products and services for trade visitors and exhibitors to meet and promote business meetings and transactions.
The Opening Ceremony for GIICOMVEC 2018 will take place on 1 March 2018 at 9am local time. The event will be officially attended by Mr Airlangga Hartarto, Minister of Industry of the Republic of Indonesia.
For more information on GIICOMVEC 2018, please visit www.commercialautoexpo.com