The production of Toyota RAV4 crossovers has started in Russia

The production of Toyota RAV4 crossovers has started in Russia

Zr.ru – The production of the Toyota RAV4 model has started in the St. Petersburg plant of Toyota on 22 August 2016.

Camry had been the only model manufactured in the factory, prior to RAV4. The company is in the recruitment process of new employees. A total number of 800 new employment positions are planned to be created within the forthcoming months, due to the gradual increase in production volumes.

The annual capacity of the factory has been doubled, from 50,000 to 100,000 vehicles, in connection with the production of the new models.

The Japanese company underlines the fact that Russia is one of the priority automobile markets for Toyota, the launch of new models being a good proof of this view.