Mazda Motor Corporation has announced that it has produced the 100,000th vehicle at the Mazda de Mexico Vehicle Operation. The production milestone announcement comes 11 months after the beginning of production at the facility.
The jubilee vehicle was the Mazda2 which is also known as the Mazda Demio in Japan. Production of the Mazda2 at the Mazda de Mexico Vehicle Operation began just two months back, in October this year. The Mexican plant is the company’s third global facility to begin manufacturing the all-new Mazda2.
More information is available in the press release below.
Mazda’s Mexico Plant Produces 100,000th Vehicle – Press Release
HIROSHIMA, Japan—Mazda Motor Corporation has announced that accumulated production at Mazda de Mexico Vehicle Operation* (MMVO) has reached 100,000 units. The milestone figure was achieved 11 months after production began at the company’s new plant in Mexico in January this year. The 100,000th car to come off the production line was a Mazda2 (known as Mazda Demio in Japan) bound for Europe.
At a commemorative ceremony held on site, MMVO President and CEO Keishi Egawa said, “The production of one hundred thousand vehicles at MMVO is extremely significant, and we could not have done it without the support of our customers, our suppliers, and our employees, as well as that of the federal and local governments. We see this achievement as a milestone on our road towards achieving our mission of making MMVO one of the most important strategic locations in Mazda’s global manufacturing footprint. Moving forward, we are committed to continue delivering high quality vehicles to Mazda’s fans all around the world.”
Mazda aims to continue enriching the lives of its customers with high-quality products and excellent service, and become a brand that maintains a special bond with its customers.