22 Feb '12, 1pm

Europe's 1st Chinese auto plant opens in Bulgaria: An employee works on the assembly line of the new Great Wall

Europe's 1st Chinese auto plant opens in Bulgaria: An employee works on the assembly line of the new Great Wall

An employee works on the assembly line of the new Great Wall Motors car plant in the village of Bahovitsa on Feb 21, 2012. China's Great Wall Motors eyes to enter the European market with cars assembled in Bulgaria, its chief executive Wang Feng Ying said at its plant opening on Tuesday near the northern village of Bahovitsa. -- PHOTO: AFP BAHOVITSA, Bulgaria (AFP) - Great Wall Motors became on Tuesday the first Chinese automaker to open an assembly plant in Europe, aiming to produce 50,000 vehicles per year for the whole continent in northern Bulgaria. 'Great Wall's plans to build a plant in Bulgaria and produce automobiles here are aimed at boosting our production capacity and exporting these automobiles for the European market,' company president and chief executive Feng Ying Wang said. 'We estimate that in three to five years we will have a wide range of models made he...

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