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West Point Kia plant produces 2 millionth vehicle

(Source: Kia Motors Manufacturing) (Source: Kia Motors Manufacturing)
KMMG team members celebrate production of the plant’s two millionth vehicle. (Source: Kia Motor Manufacturing) KMMG team members celebrate production of the plant’s two millionth vehicle. (Source: Kia Motor Manufacturing)
WEST POINT, GA (WTVM) -

It was a day of celebration at a local car manufacturing plant as the facility hit a major milestone. 

On Tuesday, the Kia manufacturing plant in West Point proudly finished and produced the two millionth vehicle produced at the plant.  

The plant began mass production on Nov. 16, 2009 and today produces more than 40 percent of all Kia vehicles sold in the United States. 

Georgia Governor Nathan Deal was among those who sent a statement of congratulations to the plant on its achievement. 

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