Jardine Cycle & Carriage Ltd. is an investment holding company, which engages in the manufacture, assembly, distribution, and retail of motor vehicles and motorcycles. It operates through the following segments: Astra, Direct Motor Interests, and Other Strategic Interests. The Astra segment produces, distributes, and retails motor vehicles and motorcycles. The Direct Motor Interests distributes and retails automobiles through its automotive firms and dealers in Singapore, Malaysia, Myanmar, Indonesia, and Vietnam. The Other Strategic Interests segment comprises of interests in Siam City Cement and Refrigeration Electrical Engineering Corporation. The company was founded on June 15, 1899 and is headquartered in Singapore.