Tag: CBU

Volvo Car Malaysia unveils new XC60 from RM298,888

Volvo Car Malaysia unveils new XC60 from RM298,888

Volvo Car Malaysia has introduced the successor to its premium mid-sized SUV in Malaysia with the official launch of the new Volvo XC60 T8 Twin Engine, fully imported from Sweden. The new generation XC60 replaces the original model which has sold nearly a million units globally and represents the Volvo’s […]

Import duties for cars from Japan/Australia to go to zero

Import duties for cars from Japan/Australia to go to zero

News and commentary by Chips Yap The government today, through the Minister of International Trade & Industry, announced that import duties on completely built-up (CBU) vehicles from Japan and also Australia will be gradually reduced starting from March 1, 2013. And by 2016, there should be no import duties levied […]

Honda Malaysia stops production at Melaka plant

Honda Malaysia stops production at Melaka plant

Honda Malaysia has been forced to halt production at its assembly plant in Pagoh, Melaka, due to parts shortage as a result of suppliers in Thailand being severely affected by the floods. A huge number of factories in the supply chain are shut down and Honda Automobile (Thailand) is also […]