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Avtovaz plans to sell around 300,000 Lada cars in Russia in 2017

RusAutoNews.Com – Avtovaz plans to sell 280,000-300,000 Lada automobiles in Russia in 2017, as told by the company chairman Nicolas Maure at the Tatarstan International Automotive Forum, TIAF supported by Automechanika.

OEMs

Ford sees good prospects for the development of the Russian market

RusAutoNews.Сom – The leading American car manufacturer Ford expects positive results from its business activities in Russia, encouraged by the good prospects of the country’s automotive market. The relevant statement has

Commercial vehicles OEMs

GAZ Group may revive the Volga brand

RusAutoNews.Com – GAZ Group may resume the production of Volga brand vehicles in medium-term, in the commercial vehicles segment. The relevant statement has been made by the chairman of board of

Government

The Ministry of Industry and Commerce expects 8% growth in Russian automobile industry in 2017

Kommersant – The Ministry of Industry and Commerce expects 8.4% rise in Russian car production in 2017, to 1.4 million units. The production will increase relatively evenly amongst the segments, each

OEMs

Net profit of Sollers has grown by 4.6 times in 2016

RNS – The net profit of car manufacturer Sollers has grown by 4.6 times year-on-year in 2016, to 4.94 billion rubles, as stated by the company. The revenues from participation in

Import Export OEMs

Volkswagen has exported 10% of its vehicles manufactured in Russia in 2016

RNS – Volkswagen Group Rus has exported 10% of its Russian production vehicles in 2016, as told by the general director of the company: Marcus Osegowitsch at the automobile forum. “10%

Commercial vehicles Market

Russian truck market has grown by 28% in February

Autostat – According to Autostat data, 4300 new trucks have been sold in Russia in February 2017, indicating a 28.1% year-on-year growth. The leader of the market remained unchanged in February:

Commercial vehicles Market

Russian LCV market has grown by 19% in February

Autostat – According to Autostat data, the Russian new light commercial vehicle market (LCV) has amounted to 7100 units in February, following a 19.2% year-on-year rise. GAZ has kept its traditional

OEMs

Car production has risen by 24% during the first two months

RusAutoNews.Com – According to Rosstat data, 187,000 cars have rolled off Russian production lines within the first two months of 2017, indicating a 24.3% year-on-year rise. February production figure of 108,200

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60% of Russian automobile fleet belongs to foreign brands

Autostat – Analytical agency Autostat has conducted a survey of Russian passenger cars fleet as of 01 January 2017. According to the results of the survey, 59.1% of country’s passenger car