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Commercial vehicles Market

Russian LCV market has grown by 30% in January

Autostat – According to Autostat data, the volume of Russian new light commercial vehicles market (LCV) has amounted to 6120 vehicles in January 2017, following a 33.4% year-on-year growth. The traditional


Sales of new passenger cars and LCVs in Russia decreased by 5% in January

RusAutoNews.Com – In January 2017, sales of new cars and LCVs in Russia decreased by 5% compared with January 2016 and amounted to 77 916 cars, according to the AEB.

OEMs Passenger cars

Avtovaz Group revenues increased by 4.8% in 2016

RusAutoNews.Com – Avtovaz Group has published the financial results of the year 2016. The high share achieved in Russian passenger cars market, in connection with the commercial success of new

Commercial vehicles Import Export

Truck imports to Russia fell by 10% in 2016

RusAutoNews.Com –  According to Russian Federal Customs House (FTS) data, truck imports fell by 9.8% in 2016 to 20,300 units, with a total value of $1.0306 billion. 16,600 of these trucks

Import Export

Car imports to Russia fell by 24% in 2016

RusAutoNews.Com –  According to Russian Federal Customs House (FTS) data, car imports to Russia fell by 23.7% in 2016, to 267,000 vehicles. The monetary value of automobiles imported to Russia within

Government OEMs

President Putin has met the VW CEO Matthias Müller

RusAutoNews.Com – Volkswagen Group CEO Matthias Muller has discussed the issues faced by the company in Russia with President Vladimir Putin, at a meeting in Kremlin. The Russian leader said

Commercial vehicles Electric vehicles Market

GAZ electric buses have hit the Moscow roads

TASS – GAZ electric buses LiAZ-6274, tested on the basis of Mosgortrans State Unitary Enterprise, will run on the main routes of the capital. The relevant statement has been made by

Industry OEMs Passenger cars

Hyundai St. Petersburg plant will start the production of new Solaris

Interfax – Hyundai St. Petersburg plant will start the serial production of the new generation Solaris sedan on 15 February. As to the planned production volumes, the company intends to distribute

Commercial vehicles OEMs

Kamaz has made a net profit of 339 million rubles in 2016

RusAutoNews.Com – The net profit of Kamaz has amounted to 339 million rubles in 2016, in contrast with the previous year’s loss of 2 billion rubles, as stated in the corporate


Ford Sollers reduces the number of white collar workers

RusAutoNews.Com – Ford Sollers is launching a new programme of voluntary departure – the employees who resign on mutual agreement will receive five salaries. The programme is aimed at office workers.