Automobile production in Russia has increased by 4% within the first four months of 2019

Automobile production in Russia has increased by 4% within the first four months of 2019


 

RusAutoNewsCom.- Automobile production in Russia has been increased within the first four months of 2019. According to ASM Holding data, 618.1 thousand transport vehicles (trucks, cars, buses) have been manufactured within the January-April period of 2019, which is equivalent to a 9.1% year-on-year rise.

Passenger cars production has increased by 4% year-on-year during the aforementioned period, with 530.4 thousand units. The output of foreign brand cars in Russia went up 1.8% to 382.7 thousand vehicles.

LCV production has also grown in the same period, by 1.4% to 33.8 thousand units.

Truck output, including light trucks, has fallen by 2.9% by the end of the January-April period of 2019, amounting to 43.8 thousand units. The output of foreign brand trucks in Russia went down by 4.6% to 8.1 thousand units.

Bus production, including microbuses, has decreased by 10.4% during the aforementioned period, with 10.1 thousand units. The output of foreign brand buses in Russia went down by 46.9% to 1.5 thousand units.