#Asia Thai classifieds platform Kaidee launches new car marketplace, in response to high growth


Kaidee claims that there are over 70,000 cars on sale on its platform today


Tiwa York, Chief Executive Officer/Head Coach of Kaidee

Thai online classifieds platform Kaidee has launched a new and improved dedicated car marketplace called RodKaidee.

The channel will be monitored by Kaidee customer representatives, who will answer enquiries via phone calls or text messages. Users will be able to search for cars via their make, car type, model, year, and engine type, and price range. RodKaidee will be available on desktop and mobile.

Currently, there are already over 70,000 cars on sale in at Kaidee. According to an official press release, over 16,000 cars are sold on the marketplace per month, at a total average value of THB 4 million (US$115,000).

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“RodKaidee aims to become the best marketplace for vehicles in Thailand as we plan to add more services including auto parts, motorcycle, etc. RodKaidee will be everyone’s one-stop-online-shop for everything automotive,” said Tiwa York, Chief Executive Officer/Head Coach of Kaidee.

Last year, York told the Bangkok Post that he aims to increase Kaidee’s sellers to two million. In 2015, the platform logged an average of 650,000 visitors per month. A total of 8.6 million listings were posted in the whole of 2015.

Kaidee hawks a range of wares including smartphones, amulets, vehicles, and even properties. In 2015, the highest-valued item sold on Kaidee was a piece of land worth THB 14 million (US$430,000).

Image Credit: Kaidee


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