Automobile imports have declined by 15% in Russia during the first six months

Automobile imports have declined by 15% in Russia during the first six months

Avtostat – According to figures published by the Russian Federal Customs House (FTS), the number of automobiles imported to the country has declined by 15% within the first six months of the year, in comparison with the same period of the previous year, with 378,600 vehicles. The monetary value of this import is $7.2 billion. The number of trucks imported within the January-June period, on the other hand, has declined by 15.3%, with 37,800 vehicles. Truck imports are equivalent to $1.2 billion, in monetary terms.

Russian automobile exports have increased by 8.5% within the same period, reaching 67,500 vehicles. The monetary value of the aforementioned exports is $784.4 million. In contrast, the truck exports have declined by 24.6%, with 8600 vehicles ($211 million).