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Modenas To Reinstate Gurun Plant Full Production Capacity

SHAH ALAM, May 19 (Bernama) -- DRB-Hicom's unit, Motosikal Dan Enjin Nasional Sdn Bhd (Modenas), plans to reinstate its full 120,000-units motorcycle annual production capacity at its Gurun plant to meet increasing demands within the next three years.

DRB-Hicom Automotive Distribution/Manufacturing and Engineering Chief Operating Officer Datuk Abdul Harith Abdullah said the plant currently produced 60,000 units annually, and would be stepping up its production with the introduction of newer motorcycle models.

"Modenas motorcycles currently accounts for about 10 per cent of the automotive segment total revenue which can increase in the future," he told reporters at the unveiling of the Pulsar and V motorcycle models, here today.....