Reporting "Asre khodro", Mr Boroujerdi, the head of National Security Council of the Islamic Consultative Assembly, expressed that hopefully this car will be exported to developed countries and added: In the lineup of these manufacturer, the required standard should be maintained and upgraded, and also take action related to its localization as soon as possible.
Babak vatankhah, The director of Azimkhodro, mentioned the Mahindra's stepping in to the 20 of the world's businesses and the turn over has been around 18 billion dollars.
He continued: Through the Azimkhodro deal with Mahindra, the company's production, all of related products is projected, and the three vehicles type, will be launched next year by Azimkhodro.
from signing the contract until the start of the 11-month period, we will have a limited number of complete vehicles based on the obligations, he added.
Reza Azimi, the chairman of the Grand Board of Directors, also expressed positively in this ceremony that, with the cooperation of the government and the parliament, the process of production of these cars would be under the age of 8 months, saying that the new products of this company will be priced from 12.500 to 15000 dollars with a circulation of seven to 10 Thousands.
And the average price for pickups would be something about 20000 to 22.500 dollars.
The firm has provided many years of after-sales services to other brands, and now it's time to continue the same path for their seal, he also mentioned.
in another part of the ceremony,paravin Shah, the senior advisor of Mahindra group, said :
based on the vast historical background, during the past 2000 years, there’s been a massive interactions through the trade and culture to each other and remarked that the economic cooperation between two countries has been steadily growing over the past two decades, as the trade between the two countries rising by 9 billion euros in 2016.
According to him, it is expected that with the opening of the Chabahar Port, the investment opportunities of the two countries will increase day by day. As the Iranian and Indian economies are largely complementary, there are still many potential opportunities for cooperation between these two countries. Mahindra Company therefore plans to enter the Iranian market with a positive attitude.
Provin Shah, stating that the latest version of its products, including the XUV500 gasoline powered with automatic gearboxes and the highest tech and amenities and technical specifications tailored to any kind of road, KUV100 gasoline powered with a aggressive unique design of a Compact SUV and The new generation of turbocharged diesel pickups equipped by 6-speed manual gearbox and 2.5-tonne towing ability was unveiled.
He continued: "We are proud to have started our long-term cooperation with the company's development of massive automotive production in Iran." Industrial production of more than a million cars a year is undoubtedly a strategic move for Mahindra to deliver its global products to the Iranian market.
A senior advisor of the Mahindra Group, also pointing out that during the past few months, after our review of the Iranian market, we will offer products that are manufactured in accordance with the standards and regulations of the country, saying that the sale of the aforementioned products would start from July 2018 and we are going to do our best consecutively in association with Azimkhodro in order to start manufacturing these products with a high quality localization in Iran.
It’s worth mentioning that Mahindra is a company with attending in more than 100 countries and more than 200,000 employees worldwide,
In 20 complementary industries, modern economies have made a profit of 19 billion dollars with 50% derived from activities outside India.
In the automotive export markets, Mahindra also exports 40,000 units annually such as South Africa, South Asia, Tunisia, Australia, New Zealand, Italy, Latin America, including Chile and Peru, the Philippines and Taiwan.
The Mahindra Group is also known as the only company involved in the production of all types of electric vehicles, including rides and light commercial vehicles in India. We also participate in Formula 1 races with our cars.