The plant is a $1.6 billion investment, with equal funding contributions between both parties. The estimated annual production capacity of the plant is approximately 300,000 units. The plant is also predicted to create an estimated 4,000 jobs.
Volkswagen in Talks About Starting Vehicle Production in Rwanda
Volkswagen South Africa is in talks with Rwanda to open a joint-venture assembly plant with the Rwandan government in the country. VW could start vehicle assembly in Rwanda by the end of 2017.