Hyundai Opens First South Africa Plant

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CAPE TOWN, Aug 12 (Reuters) - South Korean car manufacturer Hyundai Motor Co. has started production at its first assembly plant in South Africa, initially building medium-sized commercial trucks, a company spokesman said on Tuesday. The Benoni plant, situated in South Africa's economic hub Gauteng, has been assembling trucks since July, ahead of a formal launch in September, Deon Sonnekus said. "This is the first time that Hyundai has set up an assembly plant in South Africa," ...

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