Despite the economic slowdown in the country, Kia Motors Andhra Pradesh Plant is all set to increase its capacity by commencing the second shift. The company is adding 1,000 more employees to boost production. This is after the super success of its recent launch, Seltos in the mid-size SUVs segment.
Seltos is already in the Top-3 of the segment. This second shift will mean that the capacity of the plant will go up to 15000 units per month. The company may even add a third shift in a couple of months which will take the annual capacity to 4 Lakh Units per year from the current 3 Lakh Units.
The decision will be taken depending on the demand. “Thank God that Kia has started production even before YSR Congress came to Power. If it is half-complete like Amaravati or Polavaram, they would have halted this project as well,” TDP ridicules the Government.
It is known to our readers that Kia Motors set up the first plant in India in Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh during Chandrababu Naidu’s regime. It is the biggest FDI in Andhra Pradesh after the Bifurcation and is one of the biggest FDIs in the country in recent years.Don't MissVintage Babu Is Back?One after the other, there are continuous leaks from the sets of 'Sarileru Neekevvaru'. Mahesh...Don't MissPic Talk: A Cracker Of A Look Reminding VikramarkuduThe first look of Mass Maharaja Ravi Teja’s new film is out. What’s more, it...Don't MissGovt Tries Its Best to Divert People's Attention From CBN's Sand DeekshaGovt Tries Its Best to Divert People's Attention From CBN's Sand DeekshaFormer Chief Minister Chandrababu...Don't MissA Cute Treat And A Surprise From AV’s OMG DaddyA glimpse of the new song from Ala Vaikunthapurramulo is out on the occasion of...Don't MissDeverakonda Trying Hard to Stand out in StyleVijay Deverakonda created enough impact on the audience with one good film and got an...