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VW Starts Ghana Assembly After Partial Ban on Used-Car Imports

  • Ghana has potential for 300,000 new cars a year: VW Ghana CEO
  • Ghana seeks to become hub for region of 380 million people

Photographer: Jason Alden/Bloomberg

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Volkswagen AG has started assembling cars in Ghana following a partial government ban on imports of used cars that is part of policy measures to turn the country into an automotive hub for West Africa’s 380 million people.