Škoda Transportation invests CZK 1bn in Škoda Vagonka
ŠkodaTransportation will spend CZK 1bn in 2021 on expanding the
production of Škoda Vagonka. A new paint shop will be created for
CZK 300m, together with a CZK 100m machining centre. Production
lines will be acquired for CZK 200m and other machines for CZK
70m. The investment also includes the purchase of land. Škoda
Vagonka currently has 30,000 m2 of lots. Thanks to the purchase of
land and the rental of halls in Vítkovice, the company will have
a total area of 60,000 m2. The expansion of the number of
assembled cars per month and a fivefold increase in the production
of rough aluminium structures. The company will work mainly on
electrical units for customers in the Czech Republic, Slovakia or
Latvia and push-pull sets for the Moravian-Silesian Region.
Source: ČIA NEWS, December 15th, 2020
Compiled by the team of CzechTrade office in Riga.