Iran's second brand car welcomed in Middle-East, North Africa
From Fars News AgencySeptember 12, 2012
Fars News Agency (Tehran) - Runna, the second brand sedan of Iran's largest carmaker Iran-Khodro Company (IKCO), was widely welcomed by drivers in the Middle East and North Africa.
A market research by IKCO export and international affairs said that the quality, safety and reasonable price of Runna has drawn the attention of people in Iraq, Syria, Lebanon, Egypt, Tunisia, Algeria and Libya.
Elegant design, wide variety of accessories and fuel efficiency have drawn the attention of the people in these countries.
IKCO has started initial measures to export this sedan to the Middle Eastern countries.
Based on the export oriented approach of IKCO management, the company aims to develop its presence in global target markets.
According to IKCO's Chief Executive Officer Najmeddin, the company has exported cars to 30 countries, mainly to Central Asia, the Middle East, Europe, South America, and Africa.
The company has recently received orders for its newly self-developed car, Runna, from different countries.
The CEO stated that the company supplies spare parts and provides after-sales service to its customers through 139 dealers in 27 countries.
Iraq is one of IKCO's main target markets in the Middle East. IKCO is currently running a production plant in this country. Production capacity of IKCO plant in Iraq is 30 thousand cars a year.http://autonews.gasgoo.com/global-news/iran-s-second-brand-car-welcomed-in-middle-east-n-120912.shtml