GAIKINDO Exhibition history
1986 - 2010GAIKINDO has been hosting automobile exhibition in Indonesia more than 20 years. Started from the first exhibition in 1986, the exhibition has gone trough several changes and finally evolved into the Indonesia International Motor Show - IIMS endorsed by OICA (Organisation Internationale des Constructeurs d'Automobiles) in 2006.
1986In 11-15 July 1986, the first automotive exhibition hosted by GAIKINDO took place under the name of GAIKINDO Cars Exhibition. Supporting "I love Indonesia, I love Indonesian Car", the exhibition was attended by 13 GAIKINDO members, covered 4000 sqm of Jakarta Convention Center.
1989Started in 1989, GAIKINDO Car Exhibition changed the exhibition name to Jakarta Auto Expo
1991In 4-10 July 1991, Jakarta Auto Expo held for the 6th times at Jakarta Convention Center. This time the exhibition supported the theme In the Race of advanced Technology. The Jakarta Auto Expo was postponed for two years in 1992 and 1993 due to the government tight money policy
1994Increased economic condition in Indonesia boosted the automotive industry sales volume, motivated GAIKINDO hosted the Jakarta Auto Expo in 1994
1996The next exhibition took place in 27 July - 4 Augusts 1996. The 1996 Jakarta Auto Expo sets a record breaking achievement compared to the previous one. The 9 days exhibition attended by 18 GAIKINDO members and has drawn more than 200.000 visitors.
Unfortunately, the monetary crisis hits South East Asian countries including Indonesia, has forced GAIKINDO to postpone the exhibition for 3 years in a row.
2000World economic rehabilitation has brought positive impact to the automotive industries. And once again GAIKINDO hosted an automotive exhibition in year 2000. The exhibition changed the name again from Jakarta Auto Expo to Gaikindo Auto Expo. Organized by a professional exhibition organizer PT. Dyandra Promosindo, gaikindo Auto Expo covered a total of 20.000 sqm of Jakarta Convention center, and attended by 115 automotive related companies
2003The 12th Gaikindo Auto Expo held in 19 - 27 Juli 2003. Attended by 150 automotive related companies, and covered 35.000 sqm of Jakarta Convention Center. The 12th Gaikindo Auto Expo drew more than 180.000 visitors. From this year on Gaikindo Auto Expo arrange a VIP & Press day. The 10 days exhibition reached total transaction of 600 billion rupiahs
2005The 13th Gaikindo Auto Expo took place in 8-17 July 2005 at Jakarta Convention Center, covering 3000 sqm of Jakarta Convention Center and attended by 152 automotive related companies. The 13th Gaikindo Auto Expo drew a total of 161.089 visitors, and a total transaction of 1, 19 trillion rupiahs, fantastic achievement compared to the transaction in previous year, increased up to 300%
2006The exhibition reached a new platform by becoming an international-scale exhibition endorsed by OICA (Organisation Internationale des Constructeurs d'Automobiles) an international organization whose membership comprises 42 national trade associations around the world, included all major automobile manufacturing countries all over the world. OICA maintains permanent committees which conduct activities in 4 major fields: technical affairs, industrial and economic policy, industry statistics, and the Organization's Exhibition Committee that coordinates international motor shows throughout the world. With this achievement, the exhibition changed the name to The 14th Indonesia International Motor Show. Held on 21-30 July 2006, the exhibition drew 165.984 visitors and reached a total transaction of 1, 005 trillion rupiahs
2007The 16th Indonesia International Motor Show held on 19-28 July 2007, supported the theme Green Better Living reflecting effort of Indonesia automotive industry to support the world fight against global warming. The 9 days international scale automotive exhibition reached a total transaction of 1,5 trillion rupiahs. Supported with activity programs and entertainment, The 16th Indonesia International Motor Show drew 167.030 visitors
2008Endorsed for the 2nd time by OICA (Organisation Internationale des Constructeurs d'Automobiles), The 17th Indonesia International Motor Show took place at the Jakarta Convention Center 11-20 July 2008. The exhibition covered 60.216 sqm indoor and outdoor area of JCC. Attended by 161 automotive related companies, this 10 days exhibition reached a total transaction of 1,7 trillion rupiahs. With the addition of various extreme programs such as outdoor Drive Track arena and IIMS Car Audio Show, the 17th Indonesia International Motor Show drew 206.100 visitors
2009The 17th Indonesia International Motor Show will be held at 24 July- 02 August 2009. In attempt to remain progressive, this year the exhibition will cover bigger area around 80.000 sqm of .Jakarta International Expo-Kemayoran. The 17th Indonesia International Motor Show is expected to draw more than 200.000 visitors, 800 local and international journalists and attract over 300 brands throughout the automotive industry