As per the agreement, the first five FJ trucks were delivered in conjunction with the signing ceremony, which was organised by GAC at the Fuso trucks showroom in Azaiba. During the ceremony, the keys of the new trucks were handed over by Manoj Ranade, the GM of GAC, to Awad al Mahri, CEO (Logistics) of Peace Land Trading & Contracting Company. Also present at the ceremony was Raju Bisht, sales manager of the company.
Ranade said, “Fuso has secured a strong position within the Omani market, thanks to its wide selection of light, medium and heavy duty trucks and passenger buses. Fuso has earned its customers’ trust across various sectors and has grown significantly in popularity. Today, with the signing of this contract, Fuso reinforces its presence in the promising Oil and Gas sector, which is one of the most important sectors in the development of the country.” Ranade added, “Fuso trucks are characterised by their high quality and operational efficiency. In addition, Fuso trucks have earned an excellent reputation for their performance, making them great deal for any customer who wishes to ensure the success of his business. I am confident that Fuso vehicles will be a welcome addition to the Peace Land Trading & Contracting Company fleet and will contribute to the success of its operations.”
Mahri said, “For several years, Peace Land Trading & Contracting Company, an Omani Company, has been providing logistic support services to the oil and gas sector. The company has grown to become a leader in this sector and today has a fleet of more than 300 vehicles. We are pleased to sign this contract with GAC to enhance our fleet with an additional 12 Fuso vehicles. Fuso has proven its capabilities and performance over the years and I am confident these trucks will enable us to better serve our clients in the oil and gas sector.”
The Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation is one of Japan’s leading commercial vehicle manufacturers and has been present in Oman for over four decades, which has allowed the brand to build a loyal customer base and a strong platform for introducing new light, medium, and heavy duty trucks and buses to the market.
All Fuso vehicles are characterised by their strong performance, high fuel efficiency and great comfort. They have been optimised to transform any driving experience into a great one. They also provide customers with the flexibility to choose the type that suits their business needs.
The Canter, which is by far the most popular vehicle within the Fuso range, has earned a reputation for offering customers class-leading styling and reliability combined with cutting-edge technology and a low cost of ownership. Powered by a 3.9l or all-new 4.2l 4-stroke engine, the current generation 6.5-tonne GVW (Gross Vehicle Weight) Canter offers superior lugging power and unmatched acceleration, making the long-wheelbase version well suited for urban delivery of bulk items. Backed by its 50-year heritage, the Canter offers proven reliability and a durable chassis.