A historic moment: BMW has arrived in Debrecen
The first contracts concerning the initial investments of BMW in Hungary have been signed. Preparatory activities for construction work are scheduled to begin on the northwestern side of Debrecen in early 2019.
BMW group is further expanding its manufacturing network in Europe. Mr. Péter Szíjjártó, Hungarian Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Trade, Mr. László Papp, mayor of Debrecen, and Mr. Oliver Zipse, member of BMW Board of Directors responsible for manufacturing joined their signatures to the first contracts concerning the company’s investments in Hungary, the one concerning the land purchase on the northwestern side of Debrecen among them. Debrecen is going to provide the home site of the new European manufacturing plant of the Company group headquartered in Munich, Germany. Construction work is scheduled to start as soon as the end of 2019.
Photo: János Miskolczi