BRATISLAVA, Slovakia – Volkswagen Slovakia a.s. phases out assembly of the Skoda Octavia at its plant here. Almost 47,000 Octavias were assembled in Slovakia since March 2008. The largest markets for the Slovak-produced vehicle were Poland, Romania and Germany. When Skoda Auto a.s. and parent auto maker Volkswagen AG began preparations for the Slovak Octavia assembly in pre-financial-crisis times, production at all three of Skoda’s plants in Czech Republic were at capacity. However, ...

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