Mazda Motor Corporation announced today that it has established a national sales company in South Africa. The company, named Mazda Southern Africa (Pty.) Ltd. (MSA), was established in July 2013 and will begin operations in July 2014. The move will enable Mazda to independently control the import and sale of Mazda vehicles as well as the provision of customer services. Mazda aims to expand its business and further strengthen the Mazda brand in South Africa.