Welcome to MotoHouston.com! You are currently viewing our forums as a guest which gives you limited access to the community. By joining our free community you will have access to great discounts from our sponsors, the ability to post topics, communicate privately with other members, respond to polls, upload content, free email, classifieds, and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free, join our community!
If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us.
|FREE MH Decals by MAIL!|
Share This Thread:
|Subscribe to this Thread||Thread Tools|
|08-05-2015, 03:31 AM||#1|
Join Date: Nov 2008
Feedback Rating: (0)
Yamaha reaps the rewards
Good bikes reflected with good sales
IT'S hard to deny that over the last couple of years Yamaha stands out for introducing some of the most well-judged new models on the market, with machines like the MT-09, MT-07 and the new R1 all scoring rave reviews.
And its latest financial figures show that those bikes are turning into better sales and bigger profits.
Figures for the first half of 2015 revealed today show that the firm’s net sales were up 65.1 billion yen to 821.1 billion yen, with the motorcycle division accounting for the lion’s share of that.
Looking at bikes alone, sales were worth 518.2 billion yen, an increase of 36.8 billion over the first half of 2014.
Profit figures, in the form of operating income, showed even more impressive growth. Overall, Yamaha’s operating income rose from 49.1 billion yen between January-June 2014 to 69.7 billion yen in the same period this year, showing growth of 41.9 per cent.
Bikes accounted for 18.6 billion yen of that operating income, a rise of 65.8 per cent over the same period last year.
Yamaha MT-09 video: The baffling world of Japanese marketing
Yamaha teases new naked bike: ‘An unstoppable force’
Have a free go on a new Yamaha MT
Yamaha MT-09 Tracer and YZF-R3 prices announced
Yamaha MT-09 Tracer revealed at Eicma
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|AMA Vintage Grand Tour Rewards Road-Riders||NewsBot||Industry News||0||01-31-2015 10:00 AM|
|WSBK - Davies reaps rewards of â??on the limitâ?? push||NewsBot||Racing News||0||07-07-2014 05:41 AM|
|Marriot Business Rewards||flip326||Off Topic||9||05-15-2012 10:40 AM|
|Rewards/Points Programs? Are They Worth A ?||Racer997||Off Topic||26||04-06-2009 04:10 PM|
|Do you have a Rewards Debit Card? Chase Customers?||RinasDaddy||Off Topic||11||02-07-2008 02:23 PM|