Tri Petch Isuzu Sales Thailand revealed that total sales in 2018 reached 177,864 units, up 11% from 2017. Of total sales, pickup segment contributed 149,578 units (up 12%), PPV segment contributed 12,554 units, while Isuzu trucks recorded highest-ever yearly sales in Thailand with 15,372 units, up 9.4% from 2017 and managed to earn over 50% market share in medium and heavy-duty truck market.
In term of exports, total 160,000 units were recorded in 2018. The company targets to export 170,000 vehicles in 2019, after the unrest situation in one of the major export countries, Saudi Arabia, became less intense. The company also said that Isuzu trucks are expected to be exported to ASEAN market for the first time in 2019.
(From an article of Thansettakij on February 28, 2019)