JAKARTA, KOMPAS.com – General Motors (GM) said it would officially stop selling cars in Indonesia at the end of March 2020. However, US vehicle owners will be provided with warranty and after-sales service.
By official evacuation received I Kompas.coHector Villarreal, President of GM Southeast Asia, said a difficult decision was taken after consideration of various business plans that allow GM Indonesia in the future.
GM will be the second brand to step down from Indonesia in 2016 after Ford from the United States.
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"Globally, we took hard steps to focus our assets and resources. This difficult decision is consistent with GM's global strategy to focus on markets, which is a clear way to make sustainable profits," he said on Monday. Said. (10.28.2019).
“In Indonesia, we don't have an automotive market segment that can deliver sustainable business benefits,” he said.
Other factors contributing to GM's decision were to weaken commodity prices and currency pressures.
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Villarreal & # 39; accepted the harsh decision will affect some employees, he said. However, it is announced that GM will continue to provide an appropriate seniority during the transition process.
Ayrıca We will also continue to recognize the validity of all vehicle warranties and provide after-sales service.
To note, GM in Indonesia currently only sells Chevrolet vehicles. The four models offered are Chevrolet Spark, Chevrolet Trax, Chevrolet Trailblazer and Chevrolet Colorado.