KYB has opened a new representative office in Romania. The sales territory covered includes: Romania, Hungary, Bulgaria, Serbia, Croatia, Slovenia, Bosnia & Herzogovina, Albania, Montenegro, Macedonia and Kosovo. All these countries have good potential for KYB sales growth and will benefit from having the support of the new representative office.
The new office is headed by Marcela Matuszka. She has worked for KYB Europe GmbH since 2009 and has developed business in all of these markets. Other staff include: Manuel Tanasa for customer and product support, plus Raluca Bugariu as marketing assistant.
In opening this new facility, KYB Europe continues with it’s strong growth plans. Mr S. Hayashi President of KYB Europe GmbH commented that “KYB aims to strongly increase sales in these important markets and to become the best supplier to our south east Europe customers”.
KYB supplies numerous original equipment vehicle manufacturers (OEMs) around the world, including Audi-VW Group, Mitsubishi, Nissan, PSA Peugeot Citroёn, Renault and Toyota. A quarter of all new cars leaving production lines worldwide are fitted with KYB shocks as original equipment making KYB the world’s largest supplier of OE shock absorbers to vehicle manufacturers.
KYB Europe also supplies a comprehensive range of replacement coil springs, suspension mounting kits and protection kits.