Blog: Dave LeggettSlovakia awarded Hyundai-Kia plant

Dave Leggett | 2 March 2004

Well, as was heavily trailed in the media yesterday, Slovakia has indeed been awarded the Hyundai-Kia plant for Europe. They shouldn't cry into their vodka too much in Poland though. While some commentators have said that it's a setback for Poland - and to some extent it is - Poland has attracted a fair bit of auto industry investment over the past couple of years, especially in the supplier industry (eg Toyota's diesel engine and transmission plants).  

Slovakia's Kia plant


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