Technology and Industry Minister László Palkovics opened the international Automobile and Tuning Show at Budapest’s Hungexpo grounds on Friday.
In his opening address, Palkovics said Hungary’s automotive industry was at a turning point and will need to be prepared for “unprecedented challenges” in terms of new technologies.
Palkovics noted that vehicle production accounted for nearly 20 percent of Hungary’s GDP, employing some 150,000 people in the country.
Featured image: Minister of Technology and Industry László Palkovics speaks at the opening of the Automobile and Tuning Show at Hungexpo 2022 in Budapest, May 27, 2022. Photo by Noémi Bruzák