Pilipinas Hino, Inc. (PHI), exclusive distributor of Hino trucks and buses in the Philippines, recently changed its corporate name to Hino Motors Philippines Corporation (HMP) as they shift to high gear.
Hino Motors, Ltd. and Marubeni Corporation forged a new joint venture agreement with their Filipino partners increasing their equity to 70% and 20%. This is clear manifestation of all the investing partner’s renewed and firm confidence in the growing economy of the country and the potential of the commercial vehicle market.
Hino Motors Philippines Corporation is mainly engaged in the assembly and distribution of quality Hino trucks buses, distribution of genuine Hino spare parts and supply of other automotive-related products and quality full maintenance after sales.
All Hino trucks and buses models are developed to meet the demands of owners and drivers who insist upon perfection in transport. Safety, economy, durability, reliability versatility and ecology-all these and more can be expected from the the Hino trucks and buses. Through quality products and services and highly competent and dedicated workforce, the company has consistently secured its place as among the country’s top corporations.
Hino Motors Philippines Corporation is set to introduce new products, innovative services and its expanded “Total Support” activities. It shall continue to improve its direct marketing operations by increasing its current 15 full-line dealers which are strategically scattered over the Philippines. It intends to strengthen its unique “One Stop Shop” operations with its own Body Manufacturing and its Maintenance shop located in its facility in Canlubang, Calamba, Laguna.
Pilipinas Hino,Inc. was incorporated in March 1975 and just celebrated its “Stronger @ 40” milestone.
Forty years since its first assembled truck hit the road, the Hino brand remains strong and will become truly stronger as it is now under a more dynamic and globally-attuned company Hino Motors Philippines Corporation.
The production capacity is approximately 2,000/year (1 shift) while its employees number approximately to 210 as lo july, 2015.