Determined to enusre that Nigerian travellers have the option of luxury travelling experience on road, BonluckBus Nigeria limited has unveiled new buses and Coaches in Nigeria. The company which commenced operation recently is the sole regional sales and repair agents for the buses which are products from the stable of Jiangxi Kama Business Bus Company Limited of China. The company also disclosed that it is targeting to set up an assembly plant in Nigeria to satisfy the ECOWAS market.
Speaking on the commencement of its operation in Nigeria, Regional Managing Director, BonluckBus Nigeria, Mr. Friday Sylvanus Yange disclosed that Bonluck products have successfully passed Standard Organisation of Nigeria Products Assessment Conformity Program (SONCAP), Australia ADR Certification, US DOT Certification and EU ECE Certification.
He disclosed that Bonluckbus is the first Bus and Coach manufacturer in China, exporting in large quantities to developed countries including the US and Australia with its intellectual property and Chinese national brand.
Mr Sylvanus added: “Our products include 12 major series, covering all models of 6-metre to 15-metre high-end passenger vehicles for inter city transportation, urban passenger vehicles, road passenger vehicles, Motor homes, special vehicles and commercial vehicles. In addition to marketing of compressed natural gas (CNG) luxury passenger vehicle and urban passenger vehicle, hybrid power passenger vehicle and urban passenger vehicle using Zinc air fuel cell.”
He also stated that, the company has an international network of Auto Manufacturers and Dealers. “This,” he noted, will “enable us to source and import vehicles of all types and specifications upon customer’s request – should such vehicles are not readily available. Lead time for these imports range from as low as four weeks to three months depending on the vehicle. We offer our corporate clients full package of services which include, full after-sales service support and repairs, one to two-year warranties depending on the vehicle, genuine spare parts, fleet branding and financial options.
He reiterated that the operation in Nigeria and Africa region will be specially for sales of buses and coaches because they are ardent and strong believers in innovation; taking “pride in our various products and relationships, poised to become a preferred brand to our target market by providing efficient, durable, innovative products and services.”
Sylvanus promised that Bonluck understand that as times and market evolves, it will continue to re-invent, re-align and diversify its business interest such that it can remain competitive – evolving into auto assembling and manufacturing to serve Nigeria and the whole of Africa.
The company is to position as the preferred Bus and Coach Brand by providing cost effective and durable product through prompt after sales service support to customers and good returns to stakeholders.
The company in China covers a total area of 150,000 with 30,000 of workshop area and has a modern production system and assembly plant. With a production capacity of 5,000 units of buses and coaches annually there is room for 10,000 units per year after expansion.