Volkswagen to announce $1 bln investment in Mexico-source

jueves 5 de marzo de 2015 17:54 GYT

MEXICO CITY, March 5 (Reuters) - German carmaker Volkswagen will next week announce an investment worth around $1 billion in Mexico to expand its Puebla plant, a person familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

The investment, aimed at production of the carmaker's Tiguan compact, is due to be unveiled on Monday and is expected to generate about 1,900 jobs, the person said. (Reporting by Joanna Zuckerman Bernstein)