Astra International

Astra is Southeast Asia’s largest independent automotive group. Operating predominantly in Indonesia, it is the leading provider of a full range of automobile and motorcycle products. The group partners with Toyota, Daihatsu, Isuzu, UD Trucks, Peugeot, BMW for automobiles, and Honda for motorcycles. In the automotive component sector, through its subsidiary PT Astra Otoparts Tbk, Astra cooperates with quality component producers.

In addition, Astra has interests in financial services; heavy equipment and mining; agribusiness; infrastructure and logistics; and information technology. In financial services, Astra’s businesses provide financial products and services to support its automotive and heavy equipment sales. The group is also involved in retail banking through a stake in PT Bank Permata Tbk.

Astra’s activities in the heavy equipment and mining sectors are conducted through PT United Tractors Tbk, which sells Komatsu heavy equipment and is a leading coal mining contractor and a mine owner. In agribusiness, Astra has a significant interest in palm oil plantation operator PT Astra Agro Lestari Tbk while PT Astra Graphia Tbk is one of the country’s leading providers of document and IT solutions services.

Astra is also an active participant in the development of Indonesia’s strategic infrastructure. The business is managed by PT Astratel Nusantara and PT Intertel Nusaperdana in the infrastructure sector, and PT Serasi Autoraya in the logistics value chain sector.

As at 31st December 2012, Astra employed over 185,000 people in 170 companies, including subsidiaries, associates and jointly controlled entities. It is listed on the Indonesia Stock Exchange.

(As at 25th March 2013)