Indonesian Automotive Industry Association (Gaikindo) is set to host a commercial vehicle auto show for the first time in 2018 at JEC (Photo courtesy of Gaikindo)

Gaikindo's International Expo to Showcase Newest Commercial Vehicles in Jakarta


JANUARY 16, 2018

Jakarta. The Indonesian Automotive Industry Association, or Gaikindo, will be hosting an international commercial vehicle expo at the Jakarta Convention Center on March 1-4.

"Indonesia has a great market potential for commercial vehicles used in logistics, distribution and trade," Gaikindo chairman Yohannes Nangoi said in a statement on Tuesday (16/01).

According to Gaikindo data, Indonesia's industrial and infrastructure growth creates a demand for commercial vehicles, especially heavy duty trucks.

Well-known car brands will be present at the the Gaikindo Indonesia International Commercial Vehicle Expo — Daihatsu, DFSK, Hino, Isuzu, Mercedes-Benz, Mitsubishi Fuso, Mitsubishi Motors, Suzuki, UD Truck, United Tractors and Volvo, to name a few.

"The 2018 Gaikindo Indonesia International Commercial Vehicle Expo will present a great opportunity for commercial vehicle trademark holding agents to showcase their newest products,"  Gaikindo deputy chairman Rizwan Alamsjah said.

The expo will be targeting a business-to-business audience. Pre-registration for buyers is open on Gaikindo's website until Feb. 26.