THAILAND: GM plant to build Alfa Romeo 156
The General Motors-Fiat alliance will soon see GM's new Rayong Zafira minivan plant in Thailand assembling the Alfa Romeo 156 for Asia-Pacific markets, industry sources say. The deal will give Fiat relatively easy access to local production facilities for the many markets in the region still protected by various measures to encourage local assembly. It will also boost Rayong's capacity utilisation, the sources added.
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