India Yamaha Motor announced on its website that its dealerships have begun operations in certain states of India. With the government easing lockdown rules, Yamaha joins other manufacturers like HMSI, Hero and Bajaj who are going forward with retail sales in a measured manner.
Like other two-wheeler manufacturers, Yamaha Motor India is slowly making its way towards the ‘new normal’ with its dealerships restarting operations in certain states of India. The company has a list of states and cities in which Yamaha dealerships have begun operations after the government relaxed rules and regulations for businesses in Orange and Green zones depending on COVID-19 spread. The company will be opening its dealerships in a phased manner and in compliance with lockdown 4.0 regulations. Plus, Yamaha insists on customers making prior appointment with dealerships so as to maintain social distancing and hygiene guidelines issued by the government.
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Yamaha has also prepared a detailed action plan and guidelines for re-starting operations in factories and area offices across the country. Yamaha will be prioritising on fulfilling the existing orders of domestic and export customers as these were on hold since the beginning of the lockdown. India Yamaha Motor has total installed production capacity of 17.5 lakh units, with the Surajpur plant in Greater Noida having capacity of 8.5 lakh unit production and the Chennai plant having a capacity of 9 lakh units per annum.
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