VW to manufacture cars in Malaysia in 2011


The German car manufacturer Volkswagen has announced it will start producing some of its cars in Malaysia.

It has joined forces with the local auto group DRB-Hicom Berhad who supplied 70% of the investment.

The VW group, which includes brands such as Audi, Skoda and Seat, aims to boost sales and production in Southeast Asia to between 40,000 and 50,000 over the next few years.

Jennifer Pak reports.

Copyright © 2015 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.