Indonesia's automotive industry started its development during implementation of local and foreign investment policies, which are parts of the first Indonesia Goverment's Five Years Development Program. As the parent company of Astra Group of Companies, PT. Astra International is one among pioneers of Indonesia's Automotive Industry, handling several world's reputable brand. And as one of Astra Group's member, IGP Group has been a significant supporting vendor.
The IGP Group continues to implement improvements, especially in the areas of Quality Cost, Delivery and Development, in its efforts to adapt to the globalmarket condition, in particular to comply with customer satisfaction. The numberous awards that it has recieved, either domestic or international, and the certifications for international standards that it has acquired, reflect the success of the IGP Group as an automotive component, manufacturer. Like the ISO 14001, ISO/TS 16949, and OHSAS 18001 for employee health and safety, which represent the absolute requirements to compete on the international markets.
Efforts to maintain the Group's competitive advantage also take shape with the set up of a Bussines Development Unit in 2002 to monitor international market developments and source bussiness opportunities. The IGP Group also devoted ample attention to the sustainability of the surrounding environment, not only for its international significance, but also as a total commitment from the IGP Group in developing an industry that prioritizes employee health and safety while oriented towards the environment.