Bratislava is in the far south-west corner of Slovakia. The capital has a population of around 413,000 and is the country’s biggest city. It enjoys an exceptionally advantageous location, being the only capital city in the world to be situated bordering two other countries – Austria and Hungary.
As the country’s political, cultural and economic centre, Bratislava is not only Slovakia’s seat of government, but also a city with several universities, museums, theatres and other economic, cultural and scientific institutions.
The Bratislava plant in figures (Audi contract production):
|Site||Owned by VOLKSWAGEN SLOVAKIA, a.s.|
|Audi production start||2005|
|Area||1,780,058 square metres|
|Employees||Approx. 2,200 (as at: December 31, 2012)|
|Production (2012)||54,562 cars|