Algeria – From March 2019, it is the "Big" artillery that wants to leave Ford to face the competition in the segment of the car in Algeria …
Ford Fiesta, Ford Ka, Ford Kuga 4X4, Ranger Pick-up, Ford Transit and Ford Everst … All models on which the American manufacturer wants to bet that has officially to have the "Ok" of the National Council of Investment (CNI).
Forecasting for the first year: 25,000 cars on the market. This is what Ennahar TV reports. The result of a partnership signed in 2017 with AMC, the contract evokes an investment of $ 100 million.
Occupying no less than 100 hectares, this plant is officially established in the industrial zone of Sidi Khetab in Relizane. Ford promises to reach 30 percent integration in the first year and 40 percent in the next two years.
Finally, the contract stipulates that a training center is planned in order to materialize a technology transfer and know-how in Algeria.