St. Petersburg car factories have broken a production record in November

St. Petersburg car factories have broken a production record in November

RusAutoNews.Com – According to Auto-Dealer-SPb, the St. Petersburg car factories: Toyota, GM, Nissan and Hyundai  have manufactured a total number of 356,800 vehicles in January-November period of 2012 (+57%). The total number of automobiles manufactured in these four factories in November-only is 39,800 (+32%), on the other hand. This is the highest ever figure recorded in a month up to today.

Experts relate the record breaking figures to the high performance shown by the factories in November, in order to compensate for the anticipated future decline in production due to the new year holidays. It is expected that the year-end total production of the city will go over 390,000.

The share of the four St. Petersburg car factoriesin the Russian automobile production has been more or less around 19.8% since September. The models manufactured in the factories are as follows; Chevrolet Cruze, Opel Astra, Nissan Teana, Nissan X-Trail, Nissan Murano, Infiniti FX, Infiniti M, Toyota Camry, Hyundai Solaris and KIA Rio.