Finnish Manufacturer Will Start Producing Mercedes-Benz GLC


Valmet Automotive starts to manufacture Mercedes-Benz GLC model in Uudenkaupunki car plant. Mercedes needs more production capacity as their Bremen factory is fully utilized for GLC. The production will start in the beginning of 2017 in Uusikaupunki.

Valmet Automotive launches a line of investments accounting to over €10 million, including a new bodywork welding unit. As the GLC production starts, Valmet Automotive will employ 1200 people as well 300 people in subcontracting companies. Valmet Automotive is already producing Mercedes A-series in Uusikaupunki. (Source:, 26.11.2015)

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