The North East (NE) is home to five leading OEM's including Nissan Motor Manufacturing UK, Komatsu, Caterpillar, Smith Electric Vehicle & Explorer, who are responsible for producing over 502,000 passenger cars and commercial vehicles & 6,400 non-highway vehicles.
The strength of the automotive sector in the North East come from this diversity of OEMs, ranging from a volume car manufacturer, to off highway vehicle manufacturers through to specialist caravan and motorhome builders and zero emission commercial electric vehicles manufacturers.
Nissan Manufacturing UK
The North East Automotive Alliance (NEAA) has been established to support the economic sustainable growth and competitiveness of the sector in the North East of England. The NEAA provides a single unified voice to key stakeholder groups and promotes the true value created by the North East's Automotive sector.