Dealer Meeting Held in Indonesia
A 3S Dealer Meeting took place January 26 on the island of Bali, with attendance by a total of 500 members from 250 of Indonesia's major dealerships,
The day of the event, Yoshihiro Hidaka, YMC Executive Officer and Executive General Manager of 1st Business Unit, Motorcycle Business Operations, addressed attendees and explained the policies of the Yamaha Motor Group, and YIMM President and CEO Minoru Morimoto and Executive Vice President and COO Dyonisius Beti announced YIMM's new management system and sales strategies for the current year.
MotoGP star Valentino Rossi also took part as a special guest to introduce four models, including the new Aerox and Xabre.
Indonesia saw total demand decline by 15% last year due to an economic downturn, and Yamaha's share also fell by 3%. Taking "Yes, We Can Win!" as their slogan, and likening their stance to last year's GP Triple Crown, the participants at this dealer meeting pledged for dealers, YIMM, and YMC to work together in three-way unity to transform market "change" into "chance" and win out.
Wataru Endou, Motorcycle Business Operations, 1st Business Unit