Citroën has started exports of the Brazilian-made Picasso minivan, shipping the first units made in the PSA Group plant in Porto Real city, Rio de Janeiro state, to Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay.

Citroën started Brazilian Picasso production at the beginning of 2001 and expects to export about 1,000 by the end of the year. The company plans to export about 3,000 units in 2002.

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