Alpha to build Citroens in Egypt CAIRO — Egypt's Alpha Auto plans to assemble Citroen Xsara passenger vehicles in Egypt. Alpha will rent an assembly line from the Arab Organization for Industrialization, where it will build the 1.6L Xsara starting in January. The company will assemble 1,500 cars next year and 2,500 in 2001. The Xsaras will use about 43% local components in the first year, with local content increasing to 48% later. An additional model may be added to the lineup. The ...
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