Nissan's $813 million plant starts operationStaff writer ▼ | October 20, 2014
The fourth plant of Dongfeng Nissan Passenger Vehicle Company, a joint venture between Japanese automaker Nissan and its Chinese counterpart Dongfeng Motors Corporation, was put into operation in the northeastern port city of Dalian.
Joint venture Dongfeng Nissan Passenger Vehicle Company
The first product to hit the market will be its X-Trail-branded SUV, he said.
The plant, which began construction in June 2012, will double its annual production capacity when its second-phase construction is completed. Ren did not elaborate when the second-phase project would be finished.
Dongfeng Nissan has another three plants in Guangzhou, Xiangyang and Zhengzhou.The company's four factories are expected to produce more than 1.5 million vehicles annually by 2015. ■