AVTOVAZ will start supplying automobiles to Cuba for taxi services in November 2017

AVTOVAZ will start supplying automobiles to Cuba for taxi services in November 2017

RNS –  AVTOVAZ will start Lada Vesta deliveries to Cuba in November 2017, as told by the chairman of the company: Nicolas Maure to journalists on the sidelines of the Moscow International Automotive Forum (IMAF).
“This will be a test batch, formed of approximately 300 vehicles, according to our agreement” – Maure said.

The automobiles will be used in urban taxi services. “Cuba is a very specific market, which is completely regulated by the Ministry of Transport, where a permission is required from the Ministry, in order to own a car” – Maure answered the question on the prospects of automobile supplies to Cuba for personal transport.

AVTOVAZ plans to export a total number of 23,000 automobiles in 2017.