Baltimore, May 24, 2013. - First shipment of 3.200 Fiat 500L cars, manufactured in Serbia, has reached Baltimore today. H.E. Vladimir Petrović, ambassador of Serbia to the US, former congresswoman Helen Delich Bentley, as well as representatives of “Fiat” and Port of Baltimore were present while first cars were unloaded.
In his statement to media, ambassador Perović said he was very pleased with the arrival of the shipment and pointed out that this could be an incentive for exports of other Serbian products to US. “I’m very happy that today we are in the Port of Balitmore, named after congresswoman Helen Delich Bentley, who is of Serbian origins. First shipment of Fiat 500L cars has arrived to US. Cars were manufactured in my hometown of Kragujevac. This is great day for Serbian exports”, he added.