First mass-produced Belarusian Geely Atlas NL3 rolls out of new BelGee car factory

MINSK, 17 November (BelTA) – The first Belarus-made mass-produced car Geely Atlas NL3 rolled off the conveyor belt at the new car factory of SZAO BelGee Company on 17 November, BelTA has learned.

Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko took part in the solemn ceremony held on 17 November to open the new car factory and launch mass production.

The Belarusian-Chinese joint venture SZAO BelGee was established in 2011 to make Geely brand cars. The company assembled the first car in February 2013. BelGee shareholders are BelAZ (51.49%), Zhejiang Jirun Automobile Company Limited (33.47%), SZAO Soyuzavtotekhnologiyi (9.01%), and CITIC International Investment Limited (6.03%).