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Volkswagen: Building 10th plant in China, electric cars starting 2013/2014

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Volkswagen will build its 10th factory in China and is planning to sell electric cars there from 2013/2014.

Volkswagen is building a new 300,000 car capacity plant at Foshan, in the Southern Chinese region of Guangdong.
It will be VW and its Chinese partner FAW’s tenth plant in China when it opens in 2013.
This year the Volkswagen Group will launch seven new or modified locally produced models in the Chinese market. By 2012, it plans to introduce over 20 new models in total.
The production of electric cars is also set to start in China in 2013/2014.