More than 60 years of partnership between Daimler AG & Jardine Cycle & Carriage Ltd. has allowed us to hone the way we represent Mercedes Benz. Today we are proud to partner U Aung Moe Kyaw to bring Mercedes Benz direct from Germany to Myanmar.
We are committed in bringing the best of Mercedes Benz automobiles, direct from Germany with the deserved quality of care and service by our German trained experts. We have great aspirations for Mercedes Benz in Myanmar and we hope that you will experience our passion through our friendly staff and world-class facilities.
Daimler AG is one of the world’s most successful automotive companies. With its divisions Mercedes-Benz Cars, Daimler Trucks, Mercedes-Benz Vans, Daimler Buses and Daimler Financial Services, the Daimler Group is one of the biggest producer of premium cars and the world’s biggest manufacturer of commercial vehicles with a global reach.
Daimler Financial Services provides financing, leasing, fleet management, insurance and innovative mobility services. The company’s founders, Gottlieb Daimler and Carl Benz, made history with the invention of the automobile in the year 1886. As a pioneer of automotive engineering, Daimler continues to shape the future of mobility today: The Group’s focus is on innovative and green technologies as well as on safe and superior automobiles that appeal to and fascinate its customers. For many years now, Daimler has been investing continually in the development of alternative drive systems with the goal of making emission-free driving possible in the long term. So in addition to vehicles with hybrid drive, Daimler now has the broadest range of locally emission-free electric vehicles powered by batteries and fuel cells.
This is just one example of how Daimler willingly accepts the challenge of meeting its responsibility towards society and the environment. Daimler sells its vehicles and services in nearly all the countries of the world and has production facilities on five continents. Its current brand portfolio includes, in addition to the world’s most valuable premium automotive brand, Mercedes-Benz, the brands smart, Maybach, Freightliner, Western Star, Bharat Benz, Fuso, Setra and Thomas Built Buses. The company is listed on the stock exchanges of Frankfurt and Stuttgart (stock exchange symbol DAI). In 2011, the Group sold 2.1 million vehicles and employed a workforce of more than 271,000 people; revenue totaled €106.5 billion and EBIT amounted to €8.8 billion.
About Jardine Cycle & Carriage (“JC&C”)
JC&C is a leading Singapore-listed company and a subsidiary of the Jardine Matheson Group. It has an interest of just over 50% in Astra; a premier listed Indonesian conglomerate, as well as other motor interests in Southeast Asia. Together with its subsidiaries and associates, JC&C has around 201,000 people across Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore and Vietnam. JC&C has directly-held motor subsidiaries operating in Singapore and Malaysia under the Cycle & Carriage banner, as well as other motor interests in Indonesia and Vietnam. The JC&C Group represents some of the world’s leading motoring marques including Mercedes-Benz, Toyota, Honda and Kia. Its parent company, Jardine Matheson, is a diversified business group focused principally on Asia. The Group’s interests include Jardine Pacific, Jardine Motors, Jardine Lloyd Thompson, Hong Kong Land, Dairy Farm and Mandarin Oriental, in addition to JC&C and Astra.
About Automobile Alliance Co., Ltd
Incorporated in 2013, Automobile Alliance Co., Ltd (AA) mission is to bring in highest quality automobiles, parts and service engineers to Myanmar. Majority owned by a successful Myanmar businessman U Aung Moe Kyaw known for International Beverages Trading Company Group of Companies is the largest alcoholic beverages manufacturing and distribution companies in Republic of The Union of Myanmar. The company was founded in 1997 and has since grown the company into the largest manufacturer and distributor of alcoholic beverages. IBTC products are market-leading brands in local market, with its Grand Royal Whisky and Royal Dry Gin owning more than 70% and 80% of the market share respectively. It is the first 100% Myanmar owned company to obtain a brewery license. In recent years, IBTC has diversified into other businesses including properties, logistics and agriculture.