Micro opens branch in Nepal
Micro Cars Ltd, the local automobile manufacturer and assembler has
created history once again as the only Sri Lankan company to export its
range of vehicles to the International market.
Micro cars launched its range of Sedan and MPV Junior minivan with
its Franchisee, Lotus Global International (Pvt.) Ltd on July 10 in
The launching ceremony was a success with all the units being sold on
the first day.
assembly plant in Sri Lanka
Micro Cars CEO Dr Lawrence Perera with
the Nepal Franchisee at the launch in Nepal
The First Secretary and many delegates from the Sri Lankan Embassy
represented this event to solicit the relationship between the two
nations. Micro Holdings (Pvt) Ltd Chairman Dr Lawrence Perera said
launching Micro Cars in Nepal is a historic event.
“While looking at the current demand and the acceptance from the
customer base of Nepal, it is evident that vehicles manufactured or
assembled in Sri Lanka would certainly capture a fair market share and
win the hearts of the Nepali people in a short span of time.
Micro cars over the years have recorded a steady progress in its
growth and today we are proud to be in association with one of our
closely associated country Nepal.
“Our vehicles are packaged with many advantages in terms of Value for
Money, affordability, spare parts availability and a good partner who
will provide the best of after sales facility, style, comfort, luxury,
durability spacious interior, low fuel consumption are some of the added
benefits that customers could enjoy with Micro.
Micro Holdings (Pvt) Ltd Group Director C P Guhashanka said a pre
study of the Nepal automobile market was done prior to the launch and we
have been very selective in promoting our range which is suitable for
the Nepal road conditions.
“We see a huge potential in this market. Our initial launch has
already proven to be a great success. We intend expanding our market
share by providing attractive prices for technologically advance high
“With the forthcoming orders will be very soon hitting a sales volume
of close to 135 units within the first six months.
Franchisee Lotus Global International has equipped a fully-fledged
showroom specially for Micro Cars sales and services facility,” he said.
“Micro has set foot to the international market by exporting its cars
to Nepal, South Africa, Pakistan, Sudan and we are finalizing in
establishing our Franchise Agents in Bangladesh and Cambodia within the
next three months,” he said.