SsangYong Global Distributor Conference in the South Korean capital, Seoul.2018

SsangYong Global Distributors


Ssangyong Motors SsangYong Automotive Ireland Ltd. (SAIL) Director Sandro Mallia, along with SsangYong Motors Malta Ltd General manager Joanne Bartolo Chircop, to travel across the globe and serve as representatives of Famalco and Malta, at the 2018 SsangYong Global Distributor Conference in the South Korean capital, Seoul.

SsangYong 2018 Global Distributor Conference

SsangYong 2018 Global Distributor Conference

The Global Distributor Conference by SsangYong was set up in order to celebrate the impressively rejuvenated Korean brand, as well as discuss the overall business performance and the company’s future plan, with representatives of the brand from all over the world.

Following the acquisition of Mahindra & Mahindra in 2011, and a substantial investment by the Indian corporation, SsangYong has seen significant improvements over the last decade. Assisted by the continuous improvements, modifications and releases of new models, SsangYong has been able to successfully initiate and maintain a strong brand name in mainland Europe. Frequently praised for its excellent range of SUVs and rugged four-wheel drive tech, The Korean company has impressed drivers with their new technology and new models, including the Rexton, Tivoli, Tivoli XLV, Korando and Turismo, all of which have been very well received by car enthusiasts and critics alike.

SsangYong’s new models

SsangYong’s new models

While as of yet, SsangYong are being tight lipped with information about the 2019 upcoming models, representatives of the Maltese delegation under Famalco Group have expressed their excitement with the new line-up.  The line-up reportedly features a fresh look on previous SsangYong models, as well as a new models under the Korean brand, marking their growth and eco-friendly mindset.

Having been given the opportunity to test out the vehicle prototypes, as well as discuss the plans of the South Korean car manufactures with other members of the company, SAIL Director Sandro Mallia stated in confidence that “This trip was highly professional and insightful, the models presented were fantastic, and of course the overall business experience itself was very interesting as well. Through our presence, the bond between Famalco and SsangYong has grown even more, we are sure this will translate into more success”.

Represenatives testing the new SsangYong Models

Representatives testing the new SsangYong Models

To view the new SsangYong vehicles, visit the SsangYong Motors Malta dedicated showroom in Attard which is open from Monday to Friday between 9am and 6pm, and on Saturday between 9am and 1pm. For more information, call 2339 2340/1 or 7979 8998. You may also send an e-mail to for more details. SsangYong Motors Malta is a mobility business unit within Famalco | Building Businesses.