Great Wall has started the construction of a car factory in Tula Region

Great Wall has started the construction of a car factory in Tula Region

Autostat – Great Wall Motors has started the construction of the car factory it’s planning to establish at Uzlovaya Industrial Park in Tula Region.

As one may remember, Tula regional administration, Tula Region Development Agency, Haval and Great Wall Motors had signed an agreement, proposing the establishment of a car factory in the region, in Shanghai in May 2014. According to the plan, the factory will include press, welding, paint, assembly and component production shops. The employment number is aimed as 2500 people and the annual production capacity as 150,000 automobiles. The total investment amount is $500 million.

The factory is expected to commence operations in 2017. The models to be manufactured are as follows: Haval H2, H6 coupe, H8 and H9.