Isuzu’s Nigerian dealer, Koncept Autocentre Limited, has said that it will begin the assembly of Isuzu vehicles starting in Q2 2016, according to African Review.

The new assembly plant, located in Lagos, is undergoing rapid development and is now in the final stages of completing assembly lines, according to the report.

With licenses from the Nigerian Automotive Development and Design, models have been finalized and the logistics for assembly are currently ongoing, according to the report.  

The Japanese company has managed to gain a 7 percent share in the light-duty truck market segment in Nigeria, despite challenges in the area, according to the report.