Uganda will soon start to assemble cars from a new industrial park named Uganda Liao Shen Industrial Park that will be opening in Uganda. The industrial park, the first of its kind in the country will be located 56km from Kampala at Kapeeka, Nakaseke district. It is set to have a motor vehicle assembling plant, electronics plants, tools and machinery plants, agro-processing plants, beef processing plants and packaging and animal feeds processing plants. It is estimated that the plant will create 10,000 jobs.
Africa is quickly becoming the investment place of choice. In 2014, Nissan became the first major manufacturer to build a car in Nigeria in response to Nigeria's Federal Government’s Automotive Policy.