Opel targets the Australian automotive market

German automobile company Opel is set to enter the Australian market in 2012 with a product offering including Insignia, Astra and Corsa.

The full model line-up will be announced close to the actual start of sales.

Australia is the third export market announced by Opel within recent weeks, having previously communicated the launch of the brand in Chile and Israel.

Other markets under consideration include Argentina, the Middle East and an expansion in South Africa and China.