Peugeot Citroen Automóveis Portugal S.A
IndustryAutomotive industry
Founded1962
FounderJosé Coelho dos Santos, Citroën
Headquarters,
ProductsCitroën Berlingo
Peugeot Partner/Rifter
Opel/Vauxhall Combo
OwnerStellantis
Number of employees
700
Websitesite.groupe-psa.com/mangualde/pt-pt

The Stellantis Mangualde Plant, also known as CPMG (Centro de Produção de Mangualde) is an automotive assembly plant located in the city of Mangualde, Portugal, near Viseu. It produces Citroën Berlingo, Peugeot Partner/Rifter, Opel Combo/Combo Life and Vauxhall Combo[citation needed] in conjunction with the Stellantis Vigo Plant.

History

The plant was founded in 1962 and began operations in 1964 with the production of Citroën 2CV (AZL). José Coelho dos Santos, a Portuguese industrialist, purchased a license to manufacture automobiles in 1962, which was later acquired by Citroën. Its first vehicle was the model AZL, popularly known as Citroën 2CV. They produced 472 cars that year.[1]

The millionth car produced at the plant was manufactured in 2012.[2]

Timeline

Daily production

Year 1995 1997 2000 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Production 60 131 218 237 270 278 285 162 167 251 186 288 200 210 220 330[4]

Annual production

Year 1970 1980 1985 1990 1998 2000 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Production 2,779 6,691 8,645 13,900 27,776 49,753 64,065 61,530 34,500 47,400 50,250 44,000 56,700 53,500 46,600 49,700 53,600 63,000 77,607[5]
Year 2020
Production 64658[6]

– Sources:[7][8][9]

Current production

Former production

Prior production:[13]

See also

References

  1. ^ "O Nosso passado - Mangualde". Mangualde (in European Portuguese). Retrieved 2018-02-15.
  2. ^ "PSA de Mangualde produz unidade 1.000.000". www.lusomotores.com (in Portuguese). Archived from the original on 16 April 2018. Retrieved 24 April 2018.
  3. ^ "27 de Julho de 1990: O último 2 cv". Retrieved 2018-02-15.
  4. ^ "Jornal do Centro".
  5. ^ "Jornal do Centro".
  6. ^ "Mangualde produção automóvel cai em 2020".((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  7. ^ Ferreira, Adão. "Mangualde lidera la fabricación de coches en Portugal por primera vez en su historia - Afia". www.afia.pt. Retrieved 2018-02-15.
  8. ^ "PSA adds third team at Mangualde - Automotive Manufacturing Solutions". Automotive Manufacturing Solutions. 2018-01-18. Retrieved 2018-02-15.
  9. ^ "Fábrica da PSA em Mangualde aumenta produção em 6,5%". ptjornal.com (in European Portuguese). Retrieved 2018-02-15.
  10. ^ "PSA anuncia produção de carros de lazer em Mangualde" (in European Portuguese). Retrieved 2018-02-15.
  11. ^ "PSA Mangualde confirmada na produção de novos modelos do Grupo". Centro Notícias (in European Portuguese). 2018-02-13. Retrieved 2018-02-15.
  12. ^ "New Citroen Berlingo, Peugeot Partner and Vauxhall Combo small vans previewed". Auto Express. Retrieved 2018-02-15.
  13. ^ "PSA de Mangualde produz unidade 1.000.000". www.lusomotores.com. Archived from the original on 2018-04-16. Retrieved 2018-02-15.

Coordinates: 40°36′27″N 7°46′40″W / 40.6075°N 7.7779°W / 40.6075; -7.7779