The factory of Chinese Great Wall Motor company at Uzlovaya SEZ in Tula region plans to complete the production of the first automobile in December. The relevant statement has been made by the first deputy governor of Tula region Vyacheslav Fedorishev.
The plant of the Chinese Great Wall Motor company is an anchor resident at Uzlovaya SEZ. A total amount of $500 million has been invested in the full-cycle production project of Haval SUVs. There are plans to create around 2500 jobs at the enterprise.
75% localisation rate will be achieved in production at Uzlovaya SEZ by 2024, as told by Fedorishev. “We have already got offers from companies from China and countries from the Asia-Pacific region, who are willing to come to the region and make production next to the plant. The total production capacity of the factory may reach 120-130,000 vehicles by 2024”.