Akwa Ibom State Ministry of Information posted the following about Ibom Automobile Assembling Plant:
This is located at Ikot Ukap in Itu LGA, the Ibom Automobile assembling plant is constructed under the brand license of MIMSHAC/ Merkavim Transportation Technologies.
The Factory is using the latest cutting edge technology to be a leading plant in automobile assembling with specialty in the production of luxury buses, utility vehicles, ambulances and fire.
The company is gearing at commencing commercial transportation scheme on intra-city route, inter-city routes and inter-state routes in the South/South and South/Eastern part of the country.
Questions arising is Akwa Ibom State Government bringing in a full capacity auto maker like the Peugeot or Volkswagen Assembly Plant or merely a commercial transportation company with a modular garage that can assemble its fleet of prefab commercial vehicles?
Is the foreign direct investor a mere transportation company planning to service the SS and SE States with own assembled vehicles?
What brand and models of vehicles will be assembled at the Ibom Automobile Assembling Plant?
We shall be bring more details to Update you .