China International Marine Containers (CIMC) opened its production plant in Gdynia on Friday, a press release read. The company is China’s largest trailer producer.
“The region of Central and Eastern Europe is a very promising market, that is why we are planning to continue to grow here. Poland, as the biggest country in the region and a significant partner in international transport was the natural choice for us. Gdynia is the best location due to the proximity of well developed road and port infrastructure and the labor market,” said Steven Feng, the managing director at CIMC Trailer Polska.
CIMC purchased land and estates in Gdynia this year. CIMC Trailer Polska will hire a few dozen people at the factory.
Biuro Pomorskie, the office of the Pomorskie voivodship. which has been operating in China and Invest in Pomarania, lobbied for the investment.
CIMC was founded in 1980, in Shenzhen.