Exciting times' for Coventry motor industry: Praise for London Taxi Company's £250M factory...

Monday, March 30, 2015

Plans for a new factory for the London Taxi Company have been hailed 'fantastic' by local leaders in one of the best weeks of job creation for Coventry.

Geely, the owners of the black cab firm, have today announced a £250million investment in a new development and assembly plant at Ansty Park - bringing 1,000 jobs to the city.

The news follows hot on the heels of Jaguar Land Rover’s announcement to build a new advanced engineering and design centre at Whitley.

Louise Bennett, chief executive of Coventry and Warwickshire Chamber of Commerce, said: “The confirmation of Geely’s plans to invest £250million in a new facility for the London Taxi Company at Ansty Park with the creation of up to 1,000 jobs is fantastic news for Coventry.

 

Source: Coventry Telegraph Website