Where is Mazda made? Who makes Mazda cars?

Mazda Motor Corporation is a Japanese passenger car manufacturer that produces Mazda cars. The company is headquartered in Hiroshima. The main production facilities are located in Japan. It assembles about 70% of the cars (of all produced by Mazda). Production bases worldwide are in: the U.S., China, Taiwan, Thailand, South Africa, Ecuador, and Colombia. The main bet on the prospective development of production outside of Japan is made on China and Mexico.

Production of Mazda cars
FactoryLocationCountryModelVIN sign of the factory
HiroshimaAki, HiroshimaJapan 0
FearHofu, Yamaguchi one
MiyoshiMiesi, Hiroshima  
AutoAlliance InternationalFlat Rock, MichiganUSA6 *five
Changan Ford Mazda Automobile NanjingNankingChina2
Ford Motor Company of Southern AfricaPretoriaSouth AfricaBT-50 
MAZDA SOLLERSVladivostok, Primorsky TerritoryRussiaCX-56CX-9 
– until the end of 2012.

Production in Russia.

The enterprise MAZDA Sollers Manufacturing Rus established by Mazda and open joint-stock company “SOLLERS”. The design production capacity is about 100 thousand cars per year. Serial production of Mazda cars was launched in October 2012.

Today, the plant produces the Mazda CX-5 and CX-9 crossovers (February 2018), as well as the Mazda 6 sedan.

In September 2018, Mazda opened a new engine plant in Vladivostok with a design capacity of 50,000 per year. The first engine products are Mazda SkyActiv-G

Manufacturing shutdown.

Crisis times did not spare Mazda. The company had to abandon unprofitable production facilities around the world. Thus, AutoAlliance International, a joint venture between Ford and Mazda, stopped the production of cars of the Japanese brand at its plant in Flat Rock, Michigan. The enterprise will fully switch over to the assembly of Ford vehicles. Mazda has a 50 percent stake in the joint venture. The plant in Flat Rock used to assemble popular all over the world Mazda 6 model. For the U.S. market, this model will be produced in Japan.

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