|Nissan Malaysia, Edaran Tan Chong Motor (ETCM), has garnered the Nissan Global Award for a fourth straight year.|
The Nissan Global Award, previously known as Nissan Champion Distributor, is a recognition acknowledged by Nissan Motor Co. Ltd for a particular country’s Nissan cars distributor for its outstanding achievements in its domestic automotive market.
Quoted in the congratulatory message, Carlos Ghosn, the President and Chief Executive Officer of Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. said: “The Nissan Global Award is proof of your team’s hard work and dedication to superior performance. Despite the challenges facing our industry and despite competing with more than 130 National Sales Companies (NSC), you have achieved outstanding sales, growth and profitability”.
In a separate note, Takao KATAGIRI, Executive Vice President of Nissan Motor Co. Ltd., commented that ETCM is the winner in Group B markets (whose TIV size is above 100,000 vehicles) of the 2013 Nissan Global Award. ETCM has delivered the best over-achievement of its business plan in new car sales and customer satisfaction with one of the biggest increases in market share from the previous year. ETCM proved to be one of the “Best of the Best” NSCs globally.
ETCM the sole distributor of Nissan vehicles in Malaysia since 1957, has constantly focused on efforts to provide customers with the highest level of service and after-sales support. While providing Nissan’s innovative products, it constantly aims to offer customers a completely satisfying ownership experience.
The “2013 Nissan Global Award” recognizes the greatest contributor to Nissan ‘Sales Power,’ one of the six pillars of the Nissan Mid-Term Plan known as ‘Nissan Power 88’. This Plan aims to achieve a global market share of 8% as well as an increase in corporate operating profit to a sustainable 8% by 2016.