Alabang, Muntinlupa City, April 16, 2021 — In pursuit of providing customers broader access to Fuso genuine parts to ensure quality and reliability, Sojitz Fuso Philippines Corporation (SFP), the general distributor of Fuso trucks and buses in the country, formally appointed Autokid Subic Trading Corporation (ASTC) as a Fuso Genuine Spare Parts Outlet.
Established almost a decade ago, ASTC is now one of the biggest local spare parts retailers for commercial vehicles. In a statement issued by Mr. Eric Lim, ASTC Executive Vice President “ASTC is very excited in this partnership with SFP. With the country’s huge commercial vehicle market matched with Genuine Fuso Spare Parts now available at our auto parts retail network nationwide, we are in line with Fuso’s mission to help in lessening the downtime of operators.”
With the start of this fruitful relationship, SFP recognizes not only the business advantage but most especially the strong partnership, given the shared commitment to readily serve valued customers.
ASTC has its headquarters at No. 9, Joy St., Grace Village, Brgy. Balingasa, Quezon City.
Customers nationwide may visit //shop.autokid.com.ph/ or contact 09176530000, (02) 8706-6666 for available options in purchasing Fuso Genuine Parts. Their representatives are available to assist customers from Mondays to Saturdays, with business hours from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm.
FUSO at a Glance
FUSO is a Daimler Truck brand, covering nearly all regions around the world. FUSO’s light-duty to heavy-duty trucks (GVW 3.5–49 tons), vans, industrial engines, and buses are sold in more than 170 markets. The FUSO brand is based on four core brand values; Trusted Quality, Economic Efficiency, Solid & Functional Design, and Committed Services.
MFTBC at a Glance
Based in Kawasaki, Japan, Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC) is one of Asia’s leading commercial vehicle manufacturers. 89.29% of its shares are owned by Daimler AG and10.71% by various Mitsubishi group companies. MFTBC is an integral part of the Daimler Trucks division of Daimler AG.
Daimler Trucks Asia at a Glance
Daimler Trucks Asia (DTA) is an organizational unit that jointly operates Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC) – an icon of the Japanese commercial vehicle industry with more than 80 years of history – and Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV), a young challenger in the Indian market. DTA has a strategic business model that allows its group entities to collaborate in product development, production, exports, sourcing, and research activity to provide the best of value products.
As a general trading company, the Sojitz Group is engaged in a wide range of businesses globally, including buying, selling, importing, and exporting goods, manufacturing and selling products, providing services, and planning and coordinating projects, in Japan and overseas. The Group also invests in various sectors and conducts financing activities. The broad range of sectors in which Sojitz operates includes those related to automobiles, plants, energy, mineral resources, chemicals, foodstuff resources, agricultural and forestry resources, consumer goods, and industrial parks. Sojitz has run so many kinds of automotive business all over the world such as CKD production, wholesale, and Retail. In the case of the business in the Philippines, Sojitz has been engaged in the automotive business since 1969.