KUALA LUMPUR, June 13 (Bernama) — ASEAN will be the next focus for ABB Group, especially in the manufacturing sector, given the speedy adoption of technology among its 600 million people.

Managing Director for ABB in Singapore and South-East Asia, Johan De Villiers said the leader in power and automation technologies aims to improve its footprint in this new trading bloc, one of its top five growth contributors.

“We have a growth strategy globally and we want to almost double our investment until 2020.