Perusahaan Otomobil Kedua

Perusahaan Otomobil Kedua Sdn Bhd, PERODUA (054795V), established in 1993, is a joint venture company between Malaysian and Japanese partners.

The shareholders of Perodua are UMW Corporation Sdn Bhd 38%, MBM Resources Berhad 20%, Daihatsu Motor Co. Ltd 20%, PNB Equity Resource Corporation Sdn Berhad 10%, Daihatsu (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd 5%, Mitsui & Co. Ltd 4.2% and Mitsui & Co. (Asia Pacific) Pte Ltd 2.8%.

The company started operations in 1994 and the ever so popular Perodua Kancil was introduced to the Malaysian market in August the same year.

To date, the following vehicles have rolled out of the Perodua plant:

  • The Perodua KancilAugust 1993
  • The Perodua RusaMarch 1996
  • The Perodua KembaraAugust 1998
  • The Perodua KenariJune 2000
  • The Perodua KelisaAugust 2001
  • The Perodua MyviMay 2005
  • The Perodua VivaMay 2007
  • The Perodua Nautica 4WDMay 2008
  • The Perodua Alza November 2009
  • The Perodua AxiaSeptember 2014

As at end of March 2015, Perodua has sold some 2.5 million units of vehicle of various models.

Perodua headquarters is located on a 162 hectare site in Sungai Choh, Rawang, Selangor Darul Ehsan. It houses among others Perodua corporate building, R&D testing laboratories and styling studio, vehicle test track, manufacturing plant, engine plant, pre-delivery inspection area, vehicle distribution stockyard, part warehouse, Perodua Learning Centre, mosque and a child care centre.

Facts

  • The total number of manpower of Perodua was about 11,000 as of February 2015.
  • The plant currently has the capacity to produce 350,000 units per annum.
  • To date, PSSB has 182 sales branches and 183 service branches nationwide to serve its customers efficiently.
  • Perodua vehicles are sold in countries such as Indonesia, Singapore, Brunei, Fiji, Nepal, Mauritius and Sri Lanka.

Perodua Group

  • Perodua Auto Corporation Sdn Bhd, PCSB (400745K) was established in the final quarter of 2001. Besides Perodua, the two other joint venture partners of PCSB are Daihatsu Motor Co. Ltd. and Mitsui & Co. Ltd both of Japan. The manufacturing operations of the Perodua Group are being managed by PCSB.

  • Perodua Sales Sdn Bhd, PSSB (066332U) is responsible for the sales, marketing and distribution of all Perodua vehicles as well as after sales and spare parts operations.

  • Perodua Manufacturing Sdn Bhd, PMSB (095999T) is the company responsible for the manufacturing of Perodua vehicles.

  • Perodua Engine Manufacturing Sdn Bhd, PEMSB (400706M) undertakes the assembly of the vehicle engines and also manufacturing of selected engine component parts.

  • Perodua Global Manufacturing Sdn Bhd, PGMSB (400709X) is the first Energy Efficient Vehicle (EEV) state of the art new manufacturing facility in the country.  It has the biggest automotive rate in the country at 75%. It Is also able to produce 100,000 vehicles per annum on a single shift.

Corporate Mission

To be a world class automobile company renowned for excellent quality and reliability through:

  • Professionalism in all our operations
  • Efficiency in utilising technologies and available resources
  • Resilience in meeting our challenges
  • Optimising benefits to customers and stakeholders
  • Dedication towards social responsibility to community, the environment and development of competent workforce
  • Uniqueness in our products
  • Aspiration to glorify the name of PERODUA