Optorg and Itochu partner to distribute Isuzu trucks in Morocco
12/2015 – Optorg is partnering with Itochu, a leading name in Japanese commerce and industry, to form a joint venture that will distribute Isuzu trucks on the Moroccan market. Under the agreement, the Optorg-Itochu JV will import, assemble, market and provide aftersales service for Isuzu vehicles in Morocco.
About Itochu: Itochu Corporation, a Japanese company founded in 1858, posted 2014 revenue of more than ¥5,591.4 billion, making it one of the country’s largest general trading companies (sogo shosha). With more than 130 bases in 65 countries, Itochu operates in a wide range of sectors, including machines and equipment, metals and minerals, energy and chemicals, food, IT, general products and reality, as well as finance and textiles. Find out more at www.itochu.co.jp/en/.
About Isuzu: Founded in 1916, Isuzu Motors Ltd is the oldest automaker in Japan. A specialist in industrial and utility vehicles, Isuzu also manufactures diesel engines of various sizes for diverse applications. With operations in 100 countries – 29 of which as the market leader – Isuzu is steadfast in its commitment to improving both the safety and the economic and environmental performance of its products. Find out more about Isuzu at www.isuzu.co.jp/world/.