For customers in Europe, Nissan plans to introduce its next generation small vans. As per plan the next-generation all-electric van will continue the success of the Nissan e-NV200.
- Nissans future range of small vans will be manufactured in Maubeuge, France, the Alliances small van center of excellence.
- Nissan has confirmed the range will include all-electric and internal combustion engine options, as well as commercial and passenger vehicle variants, with various size combinations.
This will help to advance Nissan NEXT business transformation plan.
In May 2020, the global automotive firm Groupe Renault has announced the acquisition of a mask production line at its manufacturing plant in Flins, France. The new mask production line helps to meet its needs and guarantee the health and safety of its employees on its sites and in its commercial network in Europe.
The new production line will be capable of designing up to 1.5 million surgical masks per week.
In May 2020, Groupe Renault, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. and Mitsubishi Motors Corporation, the members of one of the worlds leading automotive alliances, announced several initiatives as part of a new cooperation business model to enhance the competitiveness and profitability of the three partner companies.
The member companies plan to build on existing Alliance benefits in areas such as joint purchasing by leveraging their respective leadership positions and geographic strengths to support their partners business development.
In January 2020, Groupe Renault’s plant in Curitiba (State of Parana, Brazil) has joined the World Economic Forum’s Global Network of Lighthouses, which brings together the leaders in the application of the technologies of the fourth industrial revolution. It is the first automotive industrial site to be recognized in South America with this Label, which rewards the plant’s 5,500 employees.
About Renault Group
Renault Group is a leading French car manufacturer with more than 180,000 employees, 36 production sites and 12,700 outlets across the world. The main brands of the company are Renault, Dacia, Renault Samsung Motors, Alpine and LADA. Renault Group relies on electric vehicle segments and its unique alliance with Nissan and Mitsubishi. With a stable in Formula 1, Renault makes motor sport a vector of innovation and brand awareness