February 19, 2009

New Valmet Automotive at the Geneva Motor Show 3-15 March, 2009

Valmet Automotive presents at the Geneva Motor Show its completely renewed strategy and organization in the beginning of March. The core services have been enlarged with an emphasis on a strong expansion of product and process engineering services. Valmet Automotive operates today globally. During the past 12 months the company has opened a sales office in Frankfurt, Germany and established presence in Michigan, USA, Japan and South Korea.

Valmet Automotive is in a pole position to develop engineering and manufacturing solutions of environmentally friendly vehicles. Already later this year the production of hybrid and electric vehicles will start at Valmet Automotive, Finland, alongside with renewed Porsche Boxster and Cayman models.

The press days are between 3-4 of March. Valmet Automotive press conference is held at company's stand 1245 in the hall 1 on Wednesday 4 of March at 2:45 - 3:00 p.m.


For appointments and interview requests of the media:
Katja Luoma, Tel. +358 50 317 3626

For media contacs in Geneva 2.-5. March:
Yvonne Urban-Kumpulainen, Tel. +358 40 551 6602

For media contacts, Valmet Automotive, Finland:
Communications Manager  Teija ┼hlman, Tel. +358 40 526 6990