Perodua revs up sales engine

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Malaysian carmaker Perodua is riding high on a wave of success. In 2023, the company achieved its highest sales figures ever, reaching a staggering 330,325 units. This marks a significant 17.1% increase compared to 2022's impressive sales of 282,019 vehicles.

Perodua's dominance in the Malaysian market is undeniable. Not only was 2023 a record year, but 2022 itself saw a tremendous 48.2% jump in sales compared to 2021. This momentum has Perodua setting ambitious goals for 2024. The company is aiming to maintain their record-breaking performance by selling another 330,000 units this year.

Looking ahead, Perodua is off to a promising start. The first quarter of 2024 saw sales reach 112,845 vehicles, reflecting a 15.8% increase over the same period in 2023. This growth is mirrored in production, with a 15% increase in car manufacturing compared to Q1 2023.

Perodua's success can be attributed to several factors. The company is known for producing affordable and reliable vehicles, making them a popular choice for Malaysian drivers. Additionally, Perodua's focus on continuously improving production efficiency allows them to meet the high demand for their cars.

Perodua's commitment to innovation is also evident in their recent showcase at the Malaysia Autoshow. The company unveiled the emo-1, a concept electric vehicle based on the popular Myvi model. This move signals Perodua's interest in exploring the future of electric mobility in Malaysia.

Overall, Perodua's performance in 2023 and their ambitious goals for 2024 solidify their position as a leading force in the Malaysian automotive industry. Their dedication to affordability, reliability, and innovation ensures a bright future for the brand.