FRANKFURT, Germany (Sept. 10)—Tenneco Automotive Inc. said during the Frankfurt Auto Show that it plans to open its fourth plant in the central/eastern European region. Tenneco expects its new facility in Togliatti, Russia, to be in production by October. The plant will supply original equipment exhaust components and cold-end muffler assemblies for the Chevrolet Niva platform. Tenneco did not say what it will invest in the plant or how many it will employ. The manufacturer already operates emission control and ride control plants in Poland and and emission control factory in the Czech Republic.
Tenneco to open Russian exhaust components plant
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