Yekaterinburg automobile market has shrunk by 18% in October

Yekaterinburg automobile market has shrunk by 18% in October

RusAutoNews.Com – According to data published by Auto-Dealer-Yekaterinburg agency, 63,192 new cars and light commercial vehicles have been sold in Yekaterinburg within the January-October period (-19%). The October sales figure is 6382 (-18%). This is the highest sales figure recorded in the city on a monthly basis, during last five months. On the other hand, in October, the shrinkage rate in sales has gone below the 20% mark, for the first time since March. The analysts relate this relative recovery to the positive effects of the government promoted utilisation programme.

The share of Yekaterinburg in Russian market has been calculated as 3.2% for the first ten months of the year.