BMW Group skeleton plant in Brazil
Start of prolongation scheduled for 2014
Planned ability of approx. 30,000 units per year
Planned investment of some-more than 200 million euros
Munich/Brasilia. The BMW Group skeleton to build a new plant in Brazil. “We acquire a new horizon for investments in Brazil, formed on a recently adopted “Inovar Auto” legislation. We have submitted an investment offer for a designed new plant to a Brazilian Government,” pronounced Ian Robertson, Member of a Board of Management, obliged for Sales and Marketing BMW, during a public with Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff in a capital, Brasilia, on Monday.
Subject to final capitulation of a skeleton by a Brazilian Government, a idea is for prolongation to start in 2014. Investments over a subsequent few years will sum some-more than 200 million euros. Plans call for a prolongation ability of approximately 30,000 vehicles per year. More than 1,000 new jobs will be combined during a new prolongation site – as good as additional jobs within a retailer network as a outcome of a new plant. Negotiations with a State Government of Santa Catarina are already good underway for a new trickery in a Joinville region.
“Brazil is a marketplace with extensive intensity for a destiny for a BMW Group. For that reason, we are strengthening a long-term joining to this country,” Robertson explained. “This will emanate a required conditions for us to say a change of sales between Europe, Asia and a Americas – and, therefore, for a long-term success of a company. With this move, a BMW Group is requesting a vital element of ‘production follows a market’, that has already valid successful in markets such as a U.S., China and India.”
The new plant in Brazil will extend a BMW Group’s prolongation network that now comprises 29 prolongation and public comforts in 14 countries. The association has been prolongation BMW motorcycles during a Manaus plcae given 2010.
The BMW Group has had a internal sales association in Brazil given 1995. A sum of 15,214 vehicles were sole in Brazil in 2011. This represents a expansion rate of roughly 54%. BMW Motorrad also increasing a sales by 55% in 2011 to strech a sum of 5,442 motorcycles.
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