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Peugeot restarts car production in virus-hit Wuhan with Dongfeng

BEIJING (Reuters) – French automaker Peugeot SA’s <PEUP.PA> joint venture in China with Dongfeng Motor Group <0489.HK> said on Wednesday it had restarted car production at its plant in Wuhan city, the epicenter of China’s coronavirus outbreak.

The joint venture is also making cars from two other manufacturing bases in Chengdu and Xiangyang.

(Reporting by Yilei Sun and Norihiko Shirouzu; Editing by Edmund Blair)