Car imports have fallen during the first quarter

Car imports have fallen during the first quarter

RusAutoNews.Com – Passenger car imports to Russia have fallen by 45.7% by the end of the first three months of 2016, to 52,700 vehicles. According to Russian Federal Customs House (FTS) data, the monetary value of the imports is equivalent to $1.017 billion for the aforementioned period.

Truck imports have also shrunk during the January-March period, by 38.2% to 3400 vehicles, adding up to $158.8 million in monetary terms.

Passenger car exports, on the other hand, were also down by the end of the first three months of 2016, by 22.8% to 16,900 vehicles, with a monetary sum of $220 million.

Trucks exports have gone down by 21.9% to 2500 vehicles, generating $68.9 million.