Russian plant of Hyundai Motor has manufactured its 1,5 millionth vehicle

Russian plant of Hyundai Motor has manufactured its 1,5 millionth vehicle

RusAutoNews.Com – As reported by the company press office, a ceremony has been held at Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Rus plant, celebrating the production of the 1.5 millionth automobile. During the ceremony, the general director of the Hyundai plant: Young-Tack Lee has highlighted the fact that the memorandum as to the construction of the factory in St. Petersburg was signed only a decade ago, in February 2008: “Now, in February 2018, we are proud of the fact that our vehicles have become bestsellers in the Russian market and we celebrate our 1.5 millionth automobile. We have entered the Russian market seriously on a long-term basis and we intend to continue with our achievements” – he said.

Hyundai is the second largest car manufacturer in Russia. The annual production volume is over 220,000 units. One-fifth of all automobiles in Russia are manufactured at the Hyundai Motor factory currently. The plant is equipped with the most modern technology, including 240 robots, providing high quality car production. More than 2200 people are employed in the factory. The total investment in the enterprise has exceeded $1 billion.