Closed, factories and equipment of Toyota in Australia Auctioned
Melbourne-Toyota this year will stop car production in Australia. Starting in October of this year, Toyota Australia is no longer producing cars at a factory in Australia in the 1930s.
Recalling the factory will be closed, Toyota any auction factory and its equipment. Preached Motoring GraysOnline auction house, commissioned by Toyota Australia to oversee the sale of factory production and engine production facilities in Hamburg-Altona plant.
As for the auctioned included Aluminum Casting, Furnaces (furnaces), Engine Line Machining, Assembly, Robotic Automation, Presses, Testing, Travelling Gantry Cranes and Plant Services.
Interested parties need to sign up to the auctioneer. They could bid on equipment factory that until October 3 to come.
Hamburg-Altona plant will stop building the Toyota Aurion in August, Camry Hybrid in September and petrol-engined Camry in October.
Toyota already produces cars for more than 50 years in Australia. The decision that had to be taken because heavy Toyota considers producing cars in Australia are not competitive because a lot of things, one of which is the exchange rate factor.
Although no longer producing cars in Australia, Toyota remained in the land of the Kangaroo despite its status of being only a distributor only. The number of workers will shrink from 3,900 to 1,300 people.
With the withdrawal of Toyota, meaning no manufacturer producing cars in Australia, because the previous GM and Ford also decided to discontinue their operations in Australia.