As has been previously reported, Yesterday Nokia has held a groundbreaking ceremony for construction of its first manufacturing facility in Vietnam belongs to them . The new plant is located in the Facebook Get $ 205 Million-Singapore Industrial Park in Bac Ninh province and will be built on 42 acres of land seluass. Nokia plans to open a new factory in early 2013 and create about 10,000 new jobs while targeting production of 45 million handsets by the end of 2014.
Here are some brief quotes the statement of Nokia in the ground breaking ceremony in Vietnam:
source' 'Thanks to the valuable support of the government of Vietnam, our manufacturing program in Vietnam has been progressing well,'' said Mary McDowell, Executive Vice President of Nokia Mobile Phones. '' the new Nokia plant will manufacture and provide exciting new tools and affordable, Local mobile experience, especially in emerging markets ''