In the framework of the Summit of the Americas President Alberto Fernandez Today met with the President of General Motors, Shelpan Aminwho announced a direct investment for 350 million dollars for the month of July In Argentina, where it will start production of the truck Chevrolet Tracker SUV At its plant in the Alvear Automotive Complex in Santa Fe County.
The brand already produces Cruze in Alvear, a mid-sector model, which is presented with a hatchback and sedan body, which in recent months has managed to position itself as one of the best sellers in the country. However, the automaker needs A product in a larger size to be able to export, In this way, gain a larger share for importing other models from abroad.
The company’s goal isThe new car will be exported to Latin American countries, especially Brazil and Colombia, where 80% of production will be devoted to 4.0 . manufacturing technology“.
During the meeting, the president spoke with GM executives about The bill to promote sustainable mobilitywhich provides for the creation of a special system for vehicles that operate on sustainable energy sources.
“The law provides for a Benefits Chart Both to order (general car buyer) and for supply (stations, auto parts, Manufacturers of batteries and chargersamong other actors in the sector),” the national executive said.
In addition, he noted that “the work falls under The potential for Argentina to become a regional benchmark in this regardand tap into the country’s lithium potential.”
The Head of State was accompanied by the Speaker of Parliament. serge massa; Minister of Foreign Affairs, International Trade and Worship, Santiago Cafiero; The Argentine Ambassador to the United States, Jorge Argello.
For GM participated, along with Shelpan AminGlobal Vice President of Public Policy, Thomas KonyChief of Staff of the Vice President of the Company, Alethia Gordon, Global Director of Regulatory Affairs, Daniel Franks. |