KODERSDORF, Germany (April 15, 2015) — Custom wheel maker Borbet G.m.b.H. is planning to build a plant in Kodersdorf, Germany, with a capacity of 2 million wheels annually.
The factory will be Borbet's fifth in Germany and eighth worldwide, including one in Auburn, Ala.
Borbet said the new plant will help it meet rising demand for its products. The company selected the site in Germany's Sachsen State after studying potential alternatives in Brazil, Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and several German states.