Top 5 Motorcycle Companies: Yamaha, Honda, Hero, Bajaj, Harley Davidson
Both, Honda and Yamaha have found mention on list of Top 5 Global Motorcycle Companies. This is as per analysis carried out by Research & Marketing, a data analysis firm, while taking into account the period 2006 to 2011. The other three companies in the top 5 list are Bajaj, Hero and Harley Davidson.
The list of Top 5 Global Motorcycle Companies includes Honda Motor Company Limited in a No.1 position, followed by Yamaha Motor Company Limited, Hero MotoCorp Limited, Bajaj Auto Limited and Harley-Davidson Incorporation.
Research & Marketing has put forth this ranking while taking into account the global motorcycle industry, competitive landscape and various corporate and marketing strategies adopted by the two wheeler majors which have combined together to create a favorable impact on the industry at large. These top 5 companies were rated according to their size in the market, revenue, profits and operating profits besides annual growth rate.
Two wheelers have grown in demand over the past few years especially in developing regions of Asia and Latin America. Rising demand for scooters, motorcycles and mopeds have seen a sea change in the recent past with demand coming from both urban and rural areas. All five in the top list are doing well both where local markets and emerging markets are concerned.