Russian truck market up by 57% in November 2017

Russian truck market up by 57% in November 2017

Autostat –  Russian truck market has grown in November 2017. According to Autostat data, 8584 new trucks have been sold in Russia in November 2017, following an increase of 56,9% in comparison with the same period of the previous year.

KAMAZ has kept the leadership of the Russian truck market, with 30% share in total in November. The sales figure of the brand is equivalent to 2761 units, which indicates a 49,2% year-on-year rise. The leader is followed by SCANIA, with 778 vehicles (+111,4% y/y). The top-three is completed by GAZ with 741 units (+18,6% y/y).  Volvo  (699 units, +123,3%) and Mercedes-Benz (543, +112,1%) are the remaining brands of the top-five.

Russian truck market has amounted to 69.700 units by the end of the first eleven months of 2017, following a 50,3% year-on-year growth.

KAMAZ 43118 was the best-selling truck model in November with 579 units followed by Volvo FH (523 units) and KAMAZ 5490 (510 units).

Russian truck market: Best-selling trucks brands in Russia in November 2017 (>3,5 t):

# Brand November 2107
(units)
November 2106
(units)
Change
y/y
11 months
2017
11 months
2016
Change
y/y
1. KAMAZ 2 761 1 850 49,2% 23 374 17 731 31,8%
2. SCANIA 778 368 111,4% 4 727 2 166 118,2%
3. GAZ 741 625 18,6% 6 858 6 474 5,9%
4. Volvo 699 313 123,3% 5 212 1 405 271,0%
5. Mercedes-Benz 543 256 112,1% 4 608 1 644 180,3%
6. Isuzu 502 326 54,0% 3 277 2 230 47,0%
7. MAN 421 224 87,9% 4 086 1 895 115,6%
8. MAZ 383 286 33,9% 3 336 2 975 12,1%
9. DAF 353 151 133,8% 3 273 758 331,8%
10. Ural 296 266 11,3% 2 843 2 326 22,2%
Total 8 584 5 471 56,9% 69 700 46 374 50,3%

Source: Autostat
Russian truck market: Best-selling trucks models in Russia in November 2017 (>3,5 t):

# Model Nov. 2107
(units)
Nov. 2106
(units)
Change
y/y
11 months
2017
11 months
2016
Change
y/y
1. KAMAZ 43118 579 481 20,4 5 089 4 026 26,4
2. VOLVO FH 523 256 104,3 3 963 974 306,9
3. KAMAZ 5490 510 318 60,4 3 557 2 133 66,8
4. KAMAZ 65115 501 277 80,9 4 186 3 269 28,1
5. GAZ GAZon Next 490 409 19,8 4 394 3 961 10,9
6. Mercedes-Benz Actros 482 211 128,4 4 093 1 366 199,6
7. KAMAZ 6520 384 215 78,6 4 084 2 691 51,8
8. DAF Trucks XF Series 342 149 129,5 3 177 734 332,8
9. SCANIA R 314 94 234,0 1 714 612 180,1
10. SCANIA G 301 178 69,1 1 537 881 74,5
Total 8 584 5 471 56,9 69 700 46 374 50,3

Source: Autostat