Vehicle production in Russia up by 3% within the January-February period

Vehicle production in Russia up by 3% within the January-February period


 

RusAutoNewsCom. – Vehicle production in Russia has increased by 3.1% year-on-year within the first two months of 2019. According to ASM Holding, 266,490 units vehicles (trucks, cars, buses) have been manufactured in Russia within the January-February period of 2019.

Passenger cars output has increased by 3.9% year-on-year during the aforementioned period, with 246,3 thousand units. The production of foreign brand cars in Russia went down 0.2% to 179.3 thousand vehicles.

LCV production has also grown in the same period, by 3.9% to 13.2 thousand units.

Truck production, including light trucks, has fallen by 4.3% within January-February period of 2019, amounting to 16.4 thousand units. The output of foreign brand trucks in Russia went down by 11.5% to 3.1 thousand units.

Bus output, including microbuses, has decreased by 9.3% during the aforementioned period, with 3.8 thousand units. The output of foreign brand buses in Russia went down by 57.3% to 0.5 thousand units.