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#64523 - 06 Nov 07 13:13 JP/Indonesia sees increasing motorcycles sales next year
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Indonesia sees increasing motorcycles sales next year

The Jakarta Post, Jakarta

Total sales of motorcycles in the country will likely increase from 4.4 million last year to 4.8 million this year and to about 5.2 million to 5.4 million next year, according to an executive.

"Indonesia, with a per capita income of US$1,600, will continue to see increased sales of motorcycles until the per capita income reaches $3,000," president of the Indonesian Motorcycle Industry Association (AISI) Gunadi Sindhuwinata said on the sidelines of a seminar Monday.

According to AISI, total motorcycles sales in the country during the first eight months ot the year already reached 2.9 million, up by 10.9 percent from 2.62 million in the same period last year.

Gunadi said that motorcycles were popular in the country as they were a cheap form of transportation, even when compared to mass transportation.

He said that the steady increase of sales over the last few years had made Indonesia the third largest country in terms of motorcycle numbers after China and India, where annual sales of motorcycles grew by 14 million and 8 million respectively.

"The motorcycle population in the country is now estimated at 23 million," he said, "It is likely to exceed 28 million as of the end of next year."

He said that the rising number of motorcycles would boost the business in spare parts.

"The growth rate of the sales of spare parts is usually
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#64568 - 07 Nov 07 08:23 Re: JP/Indonesia sees increasing motorcycles sales next year [Re: KuKuKaChu]
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Well that's just all we friggin' need isn't it?
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#64569 - 07 Nov 07 08:27 Re: JP/Indonesia sees increasing motorcycles sales next year [Re: Roy's Hair]
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Well that's just all we friggin' need isn't it?

well, what do you want: more SUVs? more busways? or more motorcycles?
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#64573 - 07 Nov 07 08:34 Re: JP/Indonesia sees increasing motorcycles sales next year [Re: KuKuKaChu]
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More bicycles like I've got. Let's get dem indolent Jakartans a peddalin' I say
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#64574 - 07 Nov 07 08:34 Re: JP/Indonesia sees increasing motorcycles sales next year [Re: KuKuKaChu]
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Nuke em all, leave the streets clear for Wild Hog Salon!
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#64578 - 07 Nov 07 08:40 Re: JP/Indonesia sees increasing motorcycles sales next year [Re: Dilli]
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On second thoughts. Let them sell more bikes.

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#64582 - 07 Nov 07 08:51 Re: JP/Indonesia sees increasing motorcycles sales next year [Re: Dilli]
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Jesus H Christ! That's worse than your coprophilia link
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#64583 - 07 Nov 07 09:01 Re: JP/Indonesia sees increasing motorcycles sales next year [Re: Roy's Hair]
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Hmm yes, it is a bit brutal, better delete it!
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#64584 - 07 Nov 07 09:03 Re: JP/Indonesia sees increasing motorcycles sales next year [Re: Dilli]
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So only I remain traumatized out of all Jak Chatters?
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#64585 - 07 Nov 07 09:06 Re: JP/Indonesia sees increasing motorcycles sales next year [Re: Roy's Hair]
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Nope, I changed it so people have a choice
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