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Kewalram Group Unveils $400m Assembly Plant

Posted: Apr 5, 2016 at 2:47 pm   /   by   /   comments (0)

A foremost dealer of Foton, Isuzu Cherry and Mitsubishi in Nigeria Kewalram Chanrai Group has unveiled an assembly plant with capacity to produce 198,000 vehicles and bikes.

Tagged Group Automobiles Manufacturing Hub, the plant located inside the Afprint complex, Isolo, Lagos, covers 10,000 square meters with more than 6,000 sq meters of open area for road tests and off-loading of Semi-Knock Down (SKD) kits for kinds of vehicles under its umbrella.

Kewalram will start with assemblage of 12,000 Foton and Isuzu trucks, 30,000 mini buses and cars, 36,000 three-wheelers (Keke Napep) and 120,000 motorcycles.

The company’s Group Deputy Managing Director, Mr Victor Eburajolo, said Kewalram is partnering Daimler, maker of the Mercedes Benz to bring the best quality to the Nigerian automobile market.