The KYMCO (Kwang Yang Motor Company) is one of the largest vehicle manufacturing industries in the world.
Scooter, motorcycles, ATV, electric vehicles (ECV - Electric Convenience Vehicles) recently electric bikes (KLEVER MOBILITY) are some of the activities of the group. Today KYMCO vehicles are on the roads of the five continents (integrated distribution network in over 85 countries) and meet the needs of people for independent movement.
Since its establishment in 1963 in Kaohsiung of Taiwan, as joint venture with HONDA Japan, experienced continuous growth continuously investing in research and development for innovation and continuous quality improvement of products and services. In 1992, begins the buyback by HONDA (completed in 2000) and exports of the company's production vehicles with the brand KYMCO.
It now has eight factories in Southeast Asia to provide a production capacity of over 1,000,000 vehicles a year and assembly plants in South. America and elsewhere through which meets the needs of local markets. It remains the largest manufacturer and exporter of motorcycles in Taiwan with a leading position in the local market share steadily over 30% (40% in the last three years), but also on exports, according to data from Vehicle Manufacturers' Association of Taiwan.
The KYMCO has always been committed to continuous improvement of quality in products and production processes, but also to reduce the environmental impact.
So it was among the first motorcycle manufacturers, that acquired the ISO 9001 quality certificate in 1994 and ISO 13485 followed in 1996 and all production units are operated in accordance with ISO 14001. Environmental management standards in the entire production process, distribution and support after sale, Excellence TPM standards applied (Total Productive Management) and TQM (Total Quality Management), continuously achieving excellence and taking the corresponding award from the Institute JIPM (Japan Institute of Plant Maintenance) of Japan.
The production proccess is vertically integrated, with the production of frame, motor, plastics and other peripheral components, thus controlling product quality in every phase of the production process. Its robust design departments, research and development (R & D) enable us to manufacture innovative products and be able to do tech export to the world market, as demonstrated by the important partnerships entered into for years with renowned European and Japanese manufacturers.