Mercedes Benz Brazil plant, next-gen C-Class and GLA production by early 2016
Daimler AG’s Mercedes Benz has announced a new plant in Brazil from where the company will produce the C Class Sedan and GLA compact SUV. Initial investment in the plant is to the tune of €170 million, and the new plant is coming up in the city of Iracemapolis near Sao Paulo.
Brazil is an important market where luxury vehicles are concerned. Besides the recent announcement by Daimler, Audi also made an announcement last month that they plan on a new plant in Brazil from where they will be producing the A3 sedan and Q3 SUV from 2015.