Opel’s Hungarian plant put out 23% more engines in 2016
The Hungarian subsidiary of German car manufacturer Opel turned out 23% more engines last year compared to 2015 at its Hungarian base in Szentgotthárd, totaling almost 630,000, the company announced yesterday, according to reports.
The new plant at the base, which operates at full capacity, turned out more than 470,000 of the engines, plant director Grzegorz Buchal said.
The nine millionth engine manufactured at the base, which employs more than 2,000 people, is set to roll off the production line in mid-February, according to reports.
SUPPORT THE BUDAPEST BUSINESS JOURNAL
Producing journalism that is worthy of the name is a costly business. For 27 years, the publishers, editors and reporters of the Budapest Business Journal have striven to bring you business news that works, information that you can trust, that is factual, accurate and presented without fear or favor.
Newspaper organizations across the globe have struggled to find a business model that allows them to continue to excel, without compromising their ability to perform. Most recently, some have experimented with the idea of involving their most important stakeholders, their readers.
We would like to offer that same opportunity to our readers. We would like to invite you to help us deliver the quality business journalism you require. Hit our Support the BBJ button and you can choose the how much and how often you send us your contributions.