Russian truck market has declined by 11% in September 2018

Russian truck market has declined by 11% in September 2018

Autostat. –  Russian truck market has declined 11% in September 2018 in comparison with the same period of the previous year.  According to Autostat data 6441 new trucks have been sold in Russia in September 2018.

Kamaz has kept the leadership of the Russian truck market, with 30.8% share in total in September. The sales figure of the brand is equivalent to 1982 units, which indicates a 13.4% year-on-year fall. The leader is followed by GAZ, with 594 vehicles and 3.3% year-on-year growth. The top-three is completed by Scania with 574 with 12.3% year-on-year growth.  MAN has the fourt place in the rankings with 532 units and 16.9% year-on-year fall. Mercedes-Benz has the fifth place with 444 units and 8.1% year-on-year fall.

Kamaz 43118 was the best-selling truck model in September 2018 with 432 units and 16% year-on-year fall, followed by Gazon Next with 413 units and 4% year-on-year growth. The top-three is completed by Kamaz 5490 with 399 units, which indicates a 7.3% year-on-year rise.

57,035 new trucks have been sold in Russia within the first nine months of 2018, which indicates 7.3% year-on-year growth.

Russian truck market: Top 10 best-selling truck brands in Russia in September 2018 (>3.5 t):

Top 10 best-selling truck models in Russia in September 2018 (>3.5 t):