Ashok Leyland Francophone Africa order
Ashok Leyland West Africa has bagged a repeat order of 147 Buses under Lines of Credit from Exim Bank of India through Ecowas Bank of Investment & Development (EBID) for Burkina Faso. It is the third project that the company has bagged in Francophone Africa and is worth USD 9.57 million worth. The order for 147 buses comprises of 80 units of Falcon, 57 units of Eagle 916 and 10 units of MiTR. Ashok Leyland will supply the buses to the Ministry of Higher Education Scientific Research and Innovation. The buses will be supplied over the next 180 days and includes delivery of vehicles, spare parts, and an effective after sales support system in Burkina Faso. In other news, Ashok Leyland was ranked highest by the J.D. Power’s 2018 India Dealer Satisfaction with Automotive Manufacturers Index (DSWAMI) study. In the commercial vehicle segment, Ashok Leyland ranked number-one dealer satisfaction with a score of 815.