( – FocusAsia Media Ltd)

SHENYANG, Feb 18 (FAM) – BMW Brilliance Automobile, a joint venture between BMW and Chinese car maker Huachen Auto Group, has resumed operation in the northeastern Chinese city of Shenyang amid the novel coronavirus epidemic.

Nearly 20,000 of the company’s employees have returned to work and its two vehicle factories are expected to fully resume production on Tuesday after substantial preparations for epidemic prevention and control, according to BMW Brilliance Automobile.