Honda to build new factory in China for compact cars: Nikkei
Honda Motor Co (7267.T) will build a new factory in Wuhan, China, that would begin producing compact cars in spring 2019, boosting its output capacity in the country by about a fifth, the Nikkei business daily said on Tuesday.
Japan's third-largest automaker by sales will spend "hundreds of millions of dollars" on the plant, which will start with capacity of 120,000 cars a year and gradually double in line with demand, the paper said.
The factory will be operated in a joint venture with local partner Dongfeng Motor Group Co (0489.HK), the Nikkei said.
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