Vehicle Industry

Budapest Airport Strike Continues, Though Flight Schedule Proceeding Normally

Employees at Budapest Ferihegy International Airport continued to strike for a seventh day on December 16, 2008, but passenger traffic is nevertheless proceeding smoothly at the airport. 


Mercedes To Select Suppliers This Spring for Model To Be Built in Hungary

Daimler AG will select suppliers this spring for the new next-generation A- and B-class compact model.


Wabard Could Sign More Than 50,000 Mandatory Vehicle Contracts in Switch-Over Month

Business prospects for Wabard look very promising in the switch-over month of November.


Alba Airport to Cost HUF 20 billion-25 billion

An airport near Szekesfehervar is set to build by property developer Biggeorge's.

Daimler Benz Establishes Hungarian Manufacturing Unit

German car company Daimler-Benz, which announced in June that it would build a EUR 800 million manufacturing plant in Hungary.

Suzuki Turns Out One-Third More Cars at Hungary Plant

Japanese carmaker Suzuki turned out 149,438 vehicles at its plant in Hungary.


Borsodi Muhely Inaugurates HUF 1 Billion Plant Expansion in Gyor

Borsodi Muhely inaugurated a HUF 1 billion expansion of its plant in Gyor (NW Hungary) where it will make custom-made machine parts and production equipment for the aircraft industry.

Apollo Tyres Sees Delay in Start of Production in Hungary

India's Apollo Tyres sees production at a plant it is building in Hungary starting later than expected due to delays in acquiring land and regulatory permits, Reuters reported on July 31st 2008, citing a spokeswoman for the company. The plant was to have started production in June 2009. Now, because of regulatory delays, production will start in June 2010 at the earliest, Kankana Das told Reuters.

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