Among the leading branches of industry in Slovakia are the automobile and electrical industries as well as engineering.
The market in the car industry is formed by Volkswagen Slovakia (Bratislava), PSA Peugeot Citroen (Trnava) and Kia Motors Slovakia (Žilina). In 2011 more than 600,000 vehicles rolled off the production lines. All three manufacturers are continuing to expand their capacities. Vehicle-building activities have generated numerous expansion projects and fresh investments in the components industry.