VIENNA – Volkswagen AG will move its Arctic testing operations from Rovaniemi in northern Finland to Sorsele, in Swedish Lapland, says the Invest in Sweden Agency (ISA). Sorsele is close to Arjeplog, the “capital” of Sweden’s winter auto testing industry. Construction work is expected to be completed by fall 2004 and testing activities are to start in October or November. Volkswagen will employ 40 people at its new test facility. The Sorsele municipality purchased the land to ...

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