Eicher to supply 350 heavy duty trucks to Bangladesh
Eicher Trucks & Buses has bagged an order for 350 heavy duty trucks from Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation (BRTC). BRTC has bought 350 units of Eicher 20.16, which is a 16 tonnes GVW haulage truck. Keeping customer profitability in mind, the Eicher 20.16 has been designed to deliver best-inclass fuel efficiency, superior uptime with modern ergonomics. This development will further drive VECV’s vision of modernising the commercial vehicle industry in Bangladesh. The delivery of the order is expected to take place within eight months.
SS Gill, Senior Vice President and Head, International Business, VE Commercial Vehicles, said, “This order further strengthens our position in Bangladesh, where we have been growing by over 37 per cent CAGR for the last five years. Our channel partners in Bangladesh have strengthened the after sales networks and parts distribution and today there are 29 touchpoints where trucks and buses can be serviced and over 220 retail points across Bangladesh.”