The automobile market in Yekaterinburg has grown by 14% in 2012

The automobile market in Yekaterinburg has grown by 14% in 2012

RusAutoNews.Com – According to Auto-Dealer Yekaterinburg data, 97,348 new automobiles have been sold in Yekaterinburg in 2012 (+14%). The number of automobiles sold in December-only is 8227 (-3%). This figure indicates that first time since 2009, a monthly sales figure has shown a negative dynamic.

Lada has become the leader of Yekaterinburg market in 2012 (14,683, 0%). The market share of the Russian brand is 15%. (This ratio was 21% in 2010 and 17% in 2011). The best-sold foreign brand in the city was Chevrolet (8317 vehicles, +3%). Toyota sales are not far behind Chevrolet (8278, +29%). KIA is the third bestselling foreign brand (6380, +53%).

The experts from Auto-Dealer-Yekaterinburg predict the market for 2013 as approximately 100,000 automobiles.