To begin with, PHP Automobiles is a sister concern of PHP Family, based in Chittagong. Generally, it assembles Malaysia’s Proton cars. From now on, it will manufacture most spare parts locally. Hence, the company is entering the third stage of achieving the auto-making feat.
To put it differently, there are five stages on the way to becoming an automobile manufacturer. In this regard, PHP is only two steps away, full-body and chassis manufacturing.
Meanwhile, PHP Automobiles are assembling five types of cars. Such as Proton Preve, Proton Saga, Proton X70. Coupled with, Proton Persona and 8-seater microbus PHP Shineray X30. Among all these, Proton Saga has a good demand in the market.
To emphasize, there is a growing demand for cars in Bangladesh. In fact, 24,000 to 27,000 sedan cars are sold every year. Notably, 90% of them are reconditioned. Important to realize that reconditioned cars are hazardous for the environment as they emit more carbon than a new car.
“Our dream is to provide people with cars ‘made in Bangladesh’ “.
– Akther Parvez
(Managing director, PHP Automobiles Ltd.)
In the beginning, they began their journey in 2015. Without delay, PHP obtained around 20% of the sedan’s market share in with its assembled Proton Saga. Moreover, Its factory continued running at full capacity since 2019. In fact, PHP Automobiles are capable of assembling 1,200 units a year.
Furthermore, 258 employees, consisting of 150 engineers are in charge of assembling cars. Besides, they are taking care to maintain the highest quality.
At this instant, It has showrooms in Dhaka, Sylhet, and Chittagong. Consequently, the company is planning to open showrooms in Rajshahi, Bogura, Khulna, and other cities too.
Prior, PHP Automobiles assembled Proton Saga in Bangladesh. In addition, the price of such a car was around Tk18 lakh. Instead, customers can buy it for Tk15 lakh.
Not to mention, PHP additionally makes four motorbikes. For instance, PHP Super, PHP Merkaba, and PHP Cruise, and PHP Pride. Additionally, It is planning to dispatch seven additional models as well. Such as PHP Tiger, PHP Commando, PHP Thunderbird, PHP Crown. Coupled with, PHP Adventure Ark and PHP Coco Cute.
Generally speaking, PHP Automobiles is pioneering in Bangladesh to set up a 4S showroom. With this in mind do maintain deals, administration, save parts, and resale.
In the same vein, PHP is making accessible all extra parts for its customers. Moreover, it will dispatch a Perfect Vehicle Solution (PVS) in October 2020. Hence, customers will rapidly get extra parts.
To sum up, utilizing this PVS framework, a customer can legitimately make a request to PHP Automobiles to save parts and get a fast conveyance.