- The Foshan Plant Phase II is key to the Volkswagen Group’s overall China strategy, strengthening its presence in South China.
- Prof. Dr. Jochem Heizmann President and CEO Volkswagen Group China: “We are creating a leading edge infrastructure to further activate our broad SUV offensive and our e-Mobility strategy ‘Roadmap E.”
- FAW-Volkswagen’s new factory will further increase the company’s localization efforts, provide advanced technologies and raise the production capabilities of the Foshan production site to 600,000 vehicles annually.
Volkswagen Group China’s mega-factory in Foshan will strengthen e-mobility strategy in China
Through the completion of the Foshan Plant Phase II, the Foshan production site’s capacity will double from 300,000 to 600,000 cars annually. As the first SUV-model of the Volkswagen brand built by FAW-Volkswagen, the T-Roc successfully rolled off the line in April this year. Together with the Audi Q2L, which will also start production this year, it is a vital building block in the fast growing SUV segment.