…Plans Auto manufacturing in Nigeria
Less than two months after take-off, Just Commercial Vehicles Limited (JCV Limited), Nigeria’s sole importer, distributor of Chana vans, trucks, minibuses and Freezer vehicles, fitted with Japanese technology, has launched a mouth-watering lease package for the Nigerian commercial vehicle users.As contained in a statement released by the company on Monday, the offerings cover 7000 klms service intervals, two-year warranty and fully equipped cabins for customer comfort.
It explained: “A lease package costing from N13,000 per day, that takes away the need to buy the vehicle or indeed maintain it, as it includes for three years a driver, insurance, full maintenance, registration fees, tyres, drivers uniform and even a replacement vehicle, if necessary. It is an unrivalled package that equates to a monthly payment.”
Founded earlier this year, JCV Limited is Nigeria’s sole franchisee of Chana, a division of Changan and utilises Japanese Technology, which manufacturers over 1 million vehicles each year.
At the apex of the company’s board of directors is Dr Emmanuel Ikazoboh, chairman of JCV Limited as well as Group Chairman of Ecobank Transnational Incorporated.
On the management board are Julian Hardy and Stanley Evans, who are Chief Executive Officer and Commercial Director respectively
Hardy and Evans have between them 50 years of covering 2, 3 and 4 wheelers, volume cars with Ford, VW and Skoda, Prestige cars with Porsche, Audi, Bentley, Aston Martin and Lamborghini, light vans and heavy trucks with Suzuki and Ford.
They are complemented by David Richards the Finance Director who has over 40 years’ experience at the highest levels of Nigerian Banking and Finance.
Gerald Oyakhire is the National Sales Manager. Gerald again has a wealth of experience in the truck sector spanning six years with over 10 years of sales experience and is able to specify transport solutions relevant to the needs of large and small businesses.
Formed as a spinoff company from Boulos Group, where Julian and Stanley created the last mile distribution concept, the company already has premises at Km 32, Lekki, lagos, where it plans to establish an auto assembly plant.
Meanwhile, with its head office in Victoria Island, JCV Limited has nationwide spread of trained mechanics as well as a sales and service center in Ikeja, Lagos.