FG Grants 12 Additional Auto Makers License
The Federal Government through the National Automotive Design and Development Council (NADDC) has awarded licences for the establishment of 12 new vehicle assembly plants in the country.
This is contained in a document made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) by the spokesman of NADDC, Mr Bello Rasheed, in Abuja on Monday.
The document stated that the benefitting companies are automobile manufacturing giants such as Toyota, Honda, General Appliances West Africa, Perfection Motors Company, and Richbon Nigeria.
The others are R.T. Briscoe Nigeria, Nigeria-China Manufacturing Company, Nigeria Sino Trucks, Coacharis Motors, DAG Motorcycle Industry Nigeria, Globe Motors Nigeria, Century Auto-Assembly Nigeria, and Concept Auto Centre.
NAN reports that the plants are expected produce a wide range of automobile products such as sport utility vehicles (SUVs), passenger cars, pickup vans, buses, tricycles and motorcycles, among others.
Source: Daily Trust