Uzbekistan to begin producing VW vehicles in July


As of July, Uzbekistan will start to promote Volkswagen Caddy passenger and cargo minivans, the press service of Uzavtosanoat (Uzavtoprom) stated on June 3.

According to the corporate, an settlement between Uzavtosanoat and Volkswagen Group Rus concern on organising vehicle manufacturing was signed in March of this 12 months.  The building of the Jizzakh Auto plant is on the ultimate stage now.

The manufacturing capability will likely be 20,000 vehicles per 12 months. Volkswagen Caddy in Uzbekistan will likely be introduced in two variations: a seven-seater passenger station wagon and a cargo van.

As the CEO of Volkswagen Group Rus Markus Ozegovich famous, the automotive market of Uzbekistan is dynamically growing and has nice development potential.

So, within the 4 months of this 12 months, Uzbekistan produced 96,700 vehicles. This is 17,100 greater than the identical interval final 12 months.