The factory, to be located in the eastern
At full capacity, Suzuki's new factory would have about 1,200 employees, it said in a statement. It plans to produce 5,000 cars in the first year, a spokesman said.
Suzuki has virtually no presence in
Most other Japanese automakers such as Toyota Motor Corp (7203.T: Quote, Profile, Research) and Honda Motor Co (7267.T: Quote, Profile, Research) have also announced plans to build eco cars in Thailand.