Used car exporter Be Forward announced that its sales for May 2015 increased by 28.9% year on year to 4,815 million yen. This is a record-high for the month of May and a year-on-year increase for the 100th consecutive month.
Moreover, unit sales of exports grew by 13.8% to 15,382 units, which exceeded its forecasted 13,500 units of previous years.
Be Forwardâ€™s annual exports of 515 units achieved 100 months ago in fiscal 2007 have expanded by 281 times to 145,000 units in fiscal 2014 and to 125 countries around the world.
Sales for June are expected to equal its previous yearâ€™s result of 15,000 units.
(Translated by Travis Yamabata)