1.1 million automobiles have been manufactured in Russia within the January-July period

1.1 million automobiles have been manufactured in Russia within the January-July period

RusAutoNews.Com – According to data published by Russian Federal Institute of Statistics: Rosstat, 1.1 million automobiles have been manufactured in the country within the January-July period of 2014 (-0.7%). Automobile production has increased by 3.3% in July, compared to last year.

While car production follows a steady course in the country, light commercial vehicle production continues to decline. 86,900 trucks and 21,900 buses have been manufactured in the country during the first seven months of the year. The decline rates in these segments are 20.1% and 24.3%, respectively. On a monthly basis, on the other hand, truck production has declined by 13% in July and bus production by 16.4%.