St. Petersburg car production has been on the decline for four months

St. Petersburg car production has been on the decline for four months

RusAutoNews.Com – According to Auto-Dealer-SPb data, St. Petersburg based Toyota, GM, Nissan and Hyundai factories have manufactured 242,600 automobiles within the first eight months of the year (-4%). Thereby, the share of St. Petersburg in Russian automotive has reached 20.2%. 25,900 automobiles have been manufactured in the city in August (-8%).

The factories have taken Summer holidays in August, as it’s the custom every year. The holiday term was two weeks at Toyota. GM, on the other hand, has worked for less than a week in August.

Toyota, GM, Nissan and Hyundai manufacture ten different models: Chevrolet Cruze, Opel Astra, Chevrolet Trailblazer, Nissan Teana, Nissan X-Trail, Nissan Murano, Nissan Pathfinder, Toyota Camry, Hyundai Solaris and KIA Rio.