VIENNA – Pilot assembly of the JAC J5 sedan from complete-knocked-down kits sourced from China is under way at the Bogdan car plant in Cherkassy, Ukraine. Bogdan, which assembles old Lada models and the previous-generation Hyundai Tucson, hopes to increase utilization of its CKD facility with the help of Chinese cars. The plant in Cherkassy, which has an annual capacity of 120,000 CKD vehicles, only assembled 3,803 cars and 116 car-based light-commercial vehicles this year ...
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