Thailand – Scania has opened a brand new meeting facility for truck cabs, truck chassis and bus chassis within the Bangkok Free Commerce Zone, Thailand. The Swedish OEM says that the transfer is a vital a part of its plan to strengthen its presence in the area.
“With this new industrial institution and with native suppliers, we are able to now construct Scania vehicles and buses based on international specs, with Thai origin,” commented Gustaf Sundell, managing director for Scania Group Thailand. “It provides us utterly new stipulations for our development within the ASEAN Free Commerce Space. By rising our native presence, we at the moment are in a position to rapidly reply to clients’ calls for, and ensure that we offer the most effective transport resolution for every buyer.”
Costing 800m Thai Baht (US$25.54m) and overlaying 33,900sq.m, the plant marks the largest funding in manufacturing that Scania has made exterior Europe and Latin America. In keeping with the corporate, it’s a ‘absolutely cross-functional set-up’ and also will home workers from Scania’s Manufacturing and Logistics, R&D, Buying in addition to Gross sales and Advertising and marketing organisations.
Along with the brand new facility, Scania has established a regional headquarters in Thailand. The concept is to assist distributors throughout Asia and Oceania in creating enterprise of their markets.
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