NEWS : Manufacturing
Jul 7, 2014
VOLKSWAGEN GROUP EXPANDS PRODUCTION CAPACITY IN CHINAIn the presence of German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, Prof. Dr. Jochem Heizmann, Member of the Board of Management of Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft and President and...
Jul 6, 2014
GERMAN CHANCELLOR ANGELA MERKEL VISITS VOLKSWAGEN PLANT IN CHENGDU, CHINAChancellor Angela Merkel of Germany today visited the Volkswagen plant in Chengdu, southwest China.
Apr 8, 2014
VOLKSWAGEN LAUNCHES "THINK BLUE. NATURE." NATURE CONSERVATION AND BIODIVERSITY PROJECT IN MEXICOVolkswagen de México is significantly expanding its long-standing commitment to nature conservation and biodiversity in Mexico and today presented its comprehensive "Think Blue. Nature."...
Mar 29, 2014
VOLKSWAGEN GROUP IS BACKING GREEN TECHNOLOGIES IN CHINAThe Volkswagen Group will in future be cooperating more closely with its Chinese joint venture partners SAIC Motor Co. and First Automotive Works (FAW) Group in the field of forward-looking...
Mar 27, 2014
PERSONNEL CHANGES IN PRODUCTIONFrank Fischer (52), currently head of the Volkswagen plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA, is to take over as manager of Volkswagen's Emden plant. Christian Koch (50), currently managing director,...
Mar 18, 2014
VOLKSWAGEN GROUP DECIDES ON FUTURE-ORIENTED CHANGES IN PRODUCTION SYSTEMThe Volkswagen Group is re-ordering major parts of its international plant capacity deployment. For example, the successor to the Volkswagen Crafter is to be produced in Poland from 2016.
Feb 14, 2014
VOLKSWAGEN CHATTANOOGA EMPLOYEES VOTE AGAINST UNION REPRESENTATIONVolkswagen Chattanooga employees have voted in a secret ballot election against United Auto Workers (UAW) representation.
Feb 5, 2014
VOLKSWAGEN GROUP IS FIRST GERMAN AUTOMAKER IN CLEAN SHIPPING NETWORKThe Volkswagen Group is the first German automaker to join the Clean Shipping Network, an association of cargo owners.
Jan 14, 2014
GOLF PRODUCTION IN MEXICO MARKS ANOTHER MILESTONE FOR VOLKSWAGEN GROUP IN NORTH AMERICAProduction of the new Volkswagen Golf commenced today at the Volkswagen plant in Puebla, Mexico. The facility is to build further models from the Golf family for the North America region going...
Dec 30, 2013