The share of domestic production within the total Russian market is 78%

The share of domestic production within the total Russian market is 78%

Autostat – According to Autostat, the share of domestic production in the total of Russian market has risen by 9.2 points to 78%, within the last 12 months. The analysts draw attention to the fact that Datsun and Lifan have achieved 100% localisation rate, alongside domestic brands such as; Lada and UAZ. In other words, all vehicles sold by these brands within the January-June 2015 period have been manufactured in Russia. These brands are followed by; Opel (99.7%), Ford (98.9%), KIA (98.6%), Chevrolet (98.4%) and Renault (98%).

The analysts relate the increase to the depreciation of the Ruble.