Unimo Enterprises Ltd which is a fully owned subsidiary of United Motors Lanka PLC, markets a range of automotive brands ranging from Perodua compact cars from Malaysia, Zotye mid-sized SUV’s and JMC commercial vehicles from China and Yokohama tyres from Japan.
The company which has been in operation for over a decade has built good relationships with their key stakeholder which today has made the company a household name.
Unimo Enterprises Ltd has also successfully secured its self within the auto assembly industry to assemble the Zotye brand while it has also made arrangements to expand its operations to accommodate the assembly of some of the other brands marketed by the company.
The company’s branch network is strategically located in Anuradapura, Kandy, Kurunegala, Matara, Nugegoda, Nuwara Eliya, Ratnapura, Kelaniya and Jaffna. While its Yokohama tyre operation distributes its range of products through thirty key dealers located around island.
Perodua Sales Sdn Bhd, Malaysia
This Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Perusahaan Otomobil Kedua Sdn Bhd (PERODUA) which was established in 1993. The Company’s operations commenced in early 1994 and the first vehicle, the ever so popular, Perodua Kancil was introduced to the Malaysian market in August 1994. To date, a range of vehicles such as the Perodua Rusa, Kembara, Kenari, Kelisa, Myvi, Viva and Nautica have rolled out of the Perodua plant. The plant currently has a production capacity of 250,000 units per annum and has over 10,000 employees.
Yokohama Rubber Company Limited, Japan - (Yokohama)
Yokohama manufacturers of world renowned Yokohama tyres was established in 1917. Yokohama has acquired the ISO 9001 accreditation for its quality assurance system as well as the ISO 14001 accreditation for its environment management systems. Yokohama tyres are proven to meet very high quality standards and therefore has been selected by almost all vehicle manufacturers in Japan as an original tyre for brand new vehicles.
Jiangxi Jiangling Motors Import and Export Co. Ltd., China
The JMC range is manufactured by Jiangling ISUZU Motors Co. Ltd. and marketed by Jiangling Motors Co. Ltd., ranked 25th amongst the top 500 industrial companies in China. Jiangling Motors Co. Ltd., is a Public Limited Liability Company, having Jiangling Holding Group and Ford Motor Company of USA as its major shareholders. Jiangling ISUZU Motors Co. Ltd., which is a subsidiary of Jiangling Motors Co. Ltd., and the manufacturer of quality JMC vehicles, is a joint venture between Jiangling Motors Co. Ltd. and ISUZU Motors Ltd., of Japan, catering to the top end of the commercial vehicle segment in the massive Chinese market. The strongest product line of JMC is its light truck range.
Zotye Automobile Co. Ltd., China
The Nomad compact SUV is a product of Zotye Automobile Co. Ltd., of Yongkang Industrial City, south of Shanghai. Zotye Automobile Co. Ltd., is a Public Limited Liability Company, listed on the Hongkong Stock Exchange and is the 5th largest manufacturer of SUVs in China. Zotye Automobile has now successfully developed the all new 4x4 auto transmission model of the NOMAD.