Japan Motors Trading Company Ltd. (JMTC), sole distributors of Foton range of vehicles, has launched the latest series of Foton trucks onto the Ghanaian market.
The latest series (M4 series) from four tonne all the way to 14 tonne pay load trucks and the latest Foton Tractor Head (GTL-E) powered by ZF automatic transmission, were launched during a Foton stakeholder engagement held by JMTC in Kumasi to mark the global celebration of 26 years of the Foton Truck brand.
In a release issued by the company, it said the event brought together stakeholders /business owners in the transport / logistics operations who were at hand to solicit feedback on the Foton range of trucks.
The Executive Director of JMTC, Nouhad Kalmoni, said the company was proud to have a true partner in Foton.
“We are proud to have such a good brand that has continuously developed itself and its product. They continue to add up quality and value to their products and we are happy to partner such a brand over the years,” he said.
He said the new Foton truck series available ranged from Light to Heavy Duty Commercial Vehicle applications, Special Purpose Application models like Fire Trucks, Ambulances, and trucks fitted with cranes.
“Also available are light duty and heavy duty trucks, buses (33 to 60 seaters) coming soon along the current View 16 seater bus,” he added.
Foton 26th anniversary
The General Manager Sales & Marketing for JMTC, Amine Kabbara, underscored the importance of the Foton stakeholder engagement and the unveiling of the latest Foton trucks as a big milestone for Foton as it marked 26 years of leadership in the truck segment.
“We are overwhelmed with today’s patronage with clients from Kumasi, Brong, Ahafo, Sunyani and up North. This shows they care about finding solutions in respect of their logistics operation.
“We are also happy to share the latest product development that Foton has been able to achieve so far on international grounds. At Japan Motors, we also care about customer feedback and as such we have invested more in the after-sales service in our branches all over the country for us to be closer to the customer and provide the right solution moving forward,” he said.
In an interview with the media, customers attested to the quality of the Foton brand.
Alhaji Nurideen Naayiri of Things for You Entreprise Ltd., located in Kumasi, urged those in the transport, logistic and haulage business to target the Foton trucks for a good return on their investment.