The weighted average of automobile prices has increased by 11.4% in Russia within a year

The weighted average of automobile prices has increased by 11.4% in Russia within a year

RusAutoNews.Com – According to Autostat data, the weighted average automobile price has been calculated as 1.127 million rubles in Russia, as of June 2015 (excluding campaigns and sales). This is 11.4% more than last June’s average price of 1,001 million rubles. The increase rates in premium segment and budget-friendly automobiles have been calculated as 32% and 6% respectively.

On the other hand, the weighted average price has increased by 1.4% only, compared to January 2015.

The agency executives draw attention to the difference between the rates of increase in exchange rates and automobile prices. Dollar has increased by 58.4% within the June 2014 – June 2015 period and Euro by 30.7%. The weighted average automobile price was up by 11.4% during the same period, as mentioned above.