ACI Motors opens Yamaha CKD factory in Gazipur
ACI Motors has recently opened Yamaha Motorcycle CKD Assembly Factory at Borochala of Sreepur in Gazipur.
Prime Minister's Adviser for Private Industry and Investment Salman F Rahman, MP inaugurated the foundation stone of the factory as the chief guest, said a press release.
Executive Chairman of Bangladesh Investment Development Authority (BIDA) Kazi M Aminul Islam and Executive General Manager of Yamaha Motor Corporation Yasutaka Suzuki attended the inaugural ceremony as special guests.
Chairman of ACI Group M Anis Ud Dowla, Group Managing Director of ACI Limited Dr Arif Dowla, the group's Managing Director Dr FH Ansarey and Executive Director of ACI Motors Subrata Ranjan Das also attended the ceremony.
With a target of annual production 60,000 units capacity this factory has been initiated through video conference from Hotel Le Meridien Dhaka in the capital.
Yamaha Motorbike CKD Assembly Factory has been established by the direct collaboration of Yamaha Japan. Yamaha Japan has made sure to provide the necessary equipment and technical supports ha Japan to ensure the quality in every stage of manufacturing from this plant.
The quality of motorcycle of Bangladesh will be at par compare to the motorbike of India and Japan. Now Bangladesh would be able to produce and supply high quality motorbike in local market. Bangladesh Government policy was convenient to establish this factory.