- More than 18,000 visitors
- Over 60 exhibitors participated
- Over 300 new and second-hand cars were booked
- Total sales amount of USD 8 millions
- More than 200 test drives completed
- More than 200 Auto Loan applications
CarsDB.com, the country’s largest online car marketplace platform, recently organised the largest Auto Show in Yangon with overwhelming success. The event took place at Thuwunnabumi Event Park and boasted New Car manufacturers such as Ford, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Suzuki, Toyota, Iveco, DongFeng and more than 50 automotive and related businesses exhibiting over the two-day event. The Auto Show attracted over 18,000 visitors, generating USD$8M in sales through more than 300 transactions.
Wai Yan, CEO of CarsDB.com said that the Auto Show was the most successful event to date for both CarsDB.com and the participating manufacturers. “It was truly a one-stop platform for visitors to compare, test, purchase with various payment options including AYA Bank’s newly launched Auto Loan scheme. We are very proud of the record number of visitors and sales transactions during the event.” he added.
Mr. Okkar, Brand Manager of Ford Myanmar, said “We are very happy with the volume of visitors at the CarsDB Auto Show. Not only did the volume of sales transactions exceed our expectations, we also received many quality leads during the event that we’re hoping to close in the coming weeks.”
The success of the number of sales transactions were driven by over 200 test drives completed across both days which allowed car buyers to gain confidence in their purchase decisions. In addition, exhibitors such as Bridgestone, Toyota (TTAS) Myanmar, Bactakleen and G-scan offered ancillary services to visitors free of any costs.
“We are incredibly thankful to all the exhibitors, visitors, car buyers and sponsors for their incredible support and contribution to ensuring that the inaugural CarsDB Auto Show was a success. We look forward to continuing this trend of providing an all-encompassing environment to facilitate a car buyer’s decision making and purchase process both online and offline,” stated Wai Yan.
The Main Sponsor of the CarsDB Auto Show 2017 was AYA Bank, together with Tea Master as a Diamond Sponsor and Ford Myanmar, IKBZ Insurance and Bridgestone Tyre as Gold Sponsors respectively. Ride-hailing app, Grab, was the official ride partner of the show and Novotel Yangon Max Hotel, the venue sponsor of the press conference. – CarsDB.com