Car production in Russia has increased by 14% within the first 10 months

Car production in Russia has increased by 14% within the first 10 months

 

RusAutoNewsCom. – Car production in Russia has increased by 13.5% year-on-year within the January-October period of 2018, according to ASM Holding data.

1,443,449 units vehicles (trucks, cars, buses) have been manufactured in Russia within the aforementioned period of 2018.

Passenger cars production has increased by 15.2% year-on-year during the aforementioned period, with 1.283 million units. The production of foreign brand cars in Russia went up 15.4% to 954.9 thousand vehicles.

LCV production has also grown in the same period, by 6.2% to 101.9 thousand units.

Truck production, including light trucks, has fallen by 0.2% within January-October period of 2018, amounting to 125.1 thousand units. The output of foreign brand trucks in Russia went up by 14.2% to 23.9 thousand units.

Bus production, including microbuses, has increased by 5.0% during the aforementioned period, with 35.4 thousand units. The output of foreign brand buses in Russia has grown by 20.3% to 15.1 thousand units.

As reported previously, the Russian government expects 13% growth in car production in Russia by the end of 2018.