Honda Starts Automobile Production in Tema, Ghana, Strengthening Its West African Market Presence

2024/03/08
Production & Sales
Honda
Africa
Honda Manufacturing Ghana Limited (HMG) recently held a ceremony to mark the commencement of automobile production at its facility in Tema, Ghana. This plant is Honda's second in Africa, following one in Nigeria. With an initial capacity of just 500 units, the operation suggests SKD assembly from imported kits, beginning with the HR-V small SUV in December 2023. Honda views West Africa as a key growth market and operates in Nigeria, Ghana, Benin, and Cote d’Ivoire. Since establishing a local subsidiary in 2013 and starting assembly in 2015, Honda has been active in Ghana through distributors since 1997, with a local office established in 2019.
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