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Montupet (France) - manufacturer of aluminum parts for the automotive industry (cylinder heads, engine blocks, inlet & exhaust manifolds, brake parts, structure)

  • Greenfield investment in Ruse 2006
  • Size of investment: €80 million for the period 2005 – 2010
  • Planned expanding in 2012
  • Products – parts for engines, chassis and brake systems
  • Estimated turnover: €50 million
  • Employees: 667 (2012)
  • Certified by external auditors according to the ISO/TS 16949(automotive) and ISO 14001 standards
  • Main clients of the plant are Renault, Peugeot, Audi, Bmw, Ford and Volvo

The ambitions are to double the production capacity and the headcount, to reach around 1 000 employees, which will be the optimum size for a plant in our industry.

In Bulgaria, the Montupet plant produces engine heads for the whole series “Q” of Audi.