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Quang Nam (VNA) – Truong Hai Auto JSC (THACO) on February 15 put into operation a factory manufacturing ​trailers and other heavy special vehicles at the Chu Lai-Truong Hai Complex in Nui Thanh district in the central province of Quang Nam.

Construction of the 6.75-million-USD factory, the first of its kind in Vietnam, began on November 1, 2015 on a 24,000-sq.m. site.

With a designed capacity of 5,000 products per year, the factory is equipped with state-of-the-art equipment and technology.

It is projected to churn out 3,000 vehicles in 2016. Of these, 1,200 are ​trailers.

Nguyen Mot, THACO’s Communications Director, said the factory aims to meet the domestic market’s increasing demand for transportation and help ease the country’s dependence on imports while looking toward exports.-VNA