Car battery imports are down by 50% in Russia

Car battery imports are down by 50% in Russia
Autostat – According to Autostat data, Russia has imported 1.354 million car batteries within the January-September period of 2015 (-50%). This figure is equivalent to 13% of the 10.7 million unit Russian market.

The most imported car battery brands as of the first nine months of the year are as follows:

Company

Commercial Brand

Thousand units

1.

Johnson Controls (VB Autobatterie GMBH) VARTA, AFA, BOSCH, TENAX, BERGA, TRP, ENERGIZER vd.

278,2

2.

Atlas BX Co., LTD ATLAS, ALASKA, E-NEX

120,3

3.

Hyundai Sungwoo Automotive (Hyundai Enercell) SOLITE, INDIGO, HYUNDAI, KIA

118,6

4.

TAB Tovarna Akumulatorskin Batterij, D.D. TAB, MORATTI, TESLA, GIVER

99,2

5.

OOO “Steko” (OOO “Nest”) AVTOSIL, ERGINEX, TIMBERG

93,6

6.

Mutlu Aku ve Malzemeleri S.A.S. MUTLU

79,2

7.

Sebang Global Battery Co., LTD (Global Battery Co., LTD) STARTEX, ROCKET

76,4

8.

The Furukawa Battery Co.,LTD FB

59,4

9.

Ppuh Autopart Jasek Bak Sp.Z O.O. AUTOPART BATTERY

47,5

10.

OOO “Megatejs” (OOO “A-Mega”) FEON,VIRBAC

42,4

Other

338,9

Total import*

1353,6

 * Batteries imported from the Customs Union are excluded from the figures