Manufacture of cars of concern of the Great Wall started in the Tula region

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In the Tula region took place the solemn opening of the plant the Chinese concern Great Wall, reports TASS. The ceremony took place on the territory of special economic zone “Hub”.

“This is one of the high-tech enterprises, which created not only in our region but in our country… For the Tula region has always been and will continue to be a priority for the development of cooperation with the people’s Republic of China”, – said at the opening ceremony of the plant was the first Deputy Governor of the region Vyacheslav Fedorischev.

This year from the conveyor will descend three models of SUV brand Haval, by 2023, the plant intends to master the production of vehicles of the compact class. Annually the enterprise will produce 80 thousand of cars. Factory equipped workshop stamping and welding, auto works painting line.

As reported in the press service of the regional government, investment in the project amounted to 500 million dollars. Later in development, the company plans to invest another 20 billion rubles. These investments will be used to create production lines of internal combustion engines, automatic transmissions, production of chassis components, interior parts and exterior.