Photo: IPC Car Terminal, the main gateway of Indonesia car export
Indonesia automotive industry (car maker) enjoyed a 25% increase in export of Complete Built Up (CBU) last year, from 264,553 units (2018) to 332,023 units (2019), according to Indonesian Motorized Vehicle Industry (Gaikindo).
The export Complete Knock Down (CKD) experienced a fantastic growth, to 511,425, indicating a stark increase compared to the year prior with 82,028 CKD sets.
Gaikindo said the number was total of nine car makers including the new comers of Wuling and DFSK.
Daihatsu manufacturers, which produce cars for Daihatsu and Toyota, became the biggest exporter with 212,432 CBU units combined.
Gaikindo breaks contribution of each producer for CBU export in 2019 as follows : Daihatsu (123,227 units), Toyota (89,205 units), Mitsubishi (64,714 units), Suzuki (39,613 units), Honda (6,847 units), Hyundai (3,241 units), Hino (2,696 units), Wuling (2,310 units), and DFSK (170 units).
For the export of CKD, meanwhile, Honda led, with total export of 378,347 sets, and then followed by Toyota (105,949 sets), Suzuki (26,820 sets), and DFSK (26,820 sets).