WARSAW Oct 13 Poland has attracted a major
investment in its automotive industry from the United States,
Deputy Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said on Thursday.
"We have a decision on another, big investment, American
one, in the automotive sector," Morawiecki said without
providing more details.
He was speaking at news conference on Daimler's
plans to build a 500 million euro engine plant in south-west
Poland, which was announced in May.
The plant will make engines for Mercedes-Benz passenger
Markus Schaefer, board member for production for
Mercedes-Benz Cars, who was also speaking at the new conference,
said that the plant in Jawor, around 70 kilometres west of
Wroclaw, would hire 500 people.
(Reporting by Agnieszka Barteczko. Editing by Jane Merriman)