Dacia Sandero will be produced in Morocco at the Somaca factory in Casablanca with an investment of 16 million euros. The production of the Sandero model will begin this month with machine parts sent from Romania. The Somaca factory in Morocco is producing for now the Logan and the Logan MCV models.
According to a Renault statment, Dacia Sandero will be sold in Morocco starting from June 18, with 3 years warranty or 100.000 kilometers.
The Somaca factory in Morocco is the fifth factory where Renault produces Sandero after Curitiba (Brazil), Sofasa (Colombia), Pitesti (Romania) and Rosslyn (South Africa).
On the Moroccan market, Renault sold in the last three years 48.000 cars, of which 14.500 cars in 2008. Dacia was the second mark in the Moroccan preferences with a market share of 16%.
Dacia sold over 76.500 Sandero models worldwide.