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Kubota Planning European Ag Tractor Facility

Posted on December 9, 2013

Japanese engine and equipment manufacturer Kubota has announced its plan to build its first European agricultural tractor facility, the British Farmers Weekly has reported. Work on the site near Dunkerque, France, is scheduled to begin in December of next year, with production to commence by April 2015.

According to the report, Kubota is investing €40 million on the development and capacity of the site will be approximately 3000 units per year. The facility will build mostly 130 to 170 hp tractors.