Jul 13, 2011 15:30 JST

Source: Mitsubishi Motors

Nissan and Mitsubishi Motors Expand Collaboration: Navara Pickup to be Manufactured at Mitsubishi Motors' Plant in Thailand


TOKYO, Jul 13, 2011 - (ACN Newswire) - Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. and Mitsubishi Motors Corporation today announced that the two companies have agreed to manufacture the current generation Nissan Navara, a one-ton pickup truck, at Mitsubishi Motors' plant in the Laem Chabang Industrial Estate in Thailand. The production under this agreement is scheduled to commence in 2012.

This new production is part of an agreement signed in December 2010 to expand the scope of cooperation between the two companies. It follows a prior announcement in June 2011 regarding the establishment of the joint venture NMKV Co., Ltd, to develop both companies' minicar business in Japan. This new production agreement is expected to enhance the competitiveness of both companies.


About Mitsubishi Motors
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation is a global automobile company based in Tokyo, Japan, which has a competitive edge in SUVs and pickup trucks, electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles. The company launched the i-MiEV - the first mass-produced electric vehicle in 2009, which was followed by the OUTLANDER PHEV in 2013 - a plug-in hybrid market leader in Japan and Europe. Mitsubishi Motors has 30,000 employees and a global footprint with production facilities in Japan, Thailand, China, Indonesia, the Philippines and Russia. Models, such as the PAJERO SPORT/MONTERO SPORT, TRITON/L200, OUTLANDER, ASX/OUTLANDER SPORT/RVR and XPANDER play a major role in achieving its growth. The global sales volume in fiscal year 2019 was 1,127,000 units, and the net sales of Mitsubishi Motors for fiscal year 2018 was 2.27 trillion yen. Mitsubishi Motors is listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange.


Contact:
Mitsubishi Motors
Public Relations Department
http://www.mitsubishi-motors.com
+81-3-6852-4275
Source: Mitsubishi Motors
Sectors: Daily Finance, Automotive

Copyright ©2020 ACN Newswire. All rights reserved. A division of Asia Corporate News Network.

Related Press Release


GIIAS 2017, Indonesia's Premier International Automotive Event, Concludes
August 21 2017 22:00 JST
 
GAIKINDO Indonesia International Auto Show (GIIAS 2017) Hosts Three World Premieres
August 17 2017 19:00 JST
 
25th GAIKINDO Indonesia International Auto Show (GIIAS 2017) Officially Opens
August 14 2017 20:00 JST
 
Forty New Vehicles Launching at the GAIKINDO Indonesia International Auto Show (GIIAS) 2017
July 27 2017 15:30 JST
 
Road to GAIKINDO Indonesia International Auto Show (GIIAS 2017)
March 27 2017 22:00 JST
 
Sole Agents Launch New Products at Indonesia International Motor Show (IIMS) 2014
September 19 2014 19:00 JST
 
Indonesia International Motor Show (IIMS) 2013: Smart Mobility for Smart Society
September 21 2013 19:00 JST
 
GAC Mitsubishi Motors Co., Ltd., a Joint Venture of Guangzhou Automobile Group Co., Ltd., Mitsubishi Motors Corporation and Mitsubishi Corporation, Commences Operation
October 12 2012 16:00 JST
 
Proton and Mitsubishi Motors to Pursue Broad Ranging Strategic Collaboration
September 15 2011 14:38 JST
 
Mitsubishi Motors Signs Agreement to Promote Electric Vehicles with the Singapore Government
November 19 2010 14:04 JST
 
More Press release >>

Latest Press Release


More Latest Release >>