Fiat Chrysler Automobiles intends to manufacture cars in Uzbekistan
Baku, Azerbaijan, August 13
By Fakhri Vakilov- Trend:
Italian-American concern Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is interested in establishing industrial cooperation by creating a car manufacturing enterprise in Uzbekistan with foreign investment, Trend reports citing the Uzbek media.
FCA suggests using the TOFAŞ project in Turkey as a pattern for setting up a joint venture in Uzbekistan.
Uzbekistan is seen as the preferred location for the creation of the enterprise for the production of Tipo, Fiorino and Doblo models under the Fiat brand, read the message.
TOFAŞ plans to start producing crossovers in 2021 and is working on the development of a pickup model, which can also be produced in Uzbekistan in the future, read the message.
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is an Italian-American automaker, the seventh in the world in the number of cars manufactured. The parent company is registered in the Netherlands and is headquartered in London. FCA was created in 2014 as a result of the acquisition of American company Chrysler by Italian Fiat holding .
Tofaş Türk Otomobil Fabrikası A.Ş is a Turkish car manufacturer located in Bursa. The company was founded in 1968 by Turkish entrepreneur Vehbi Koc, creator of Koç Holding. The company is jointly owned by Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and Koç Holding
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