St Petersburg car industry has grown by 3% within the first half of 2019

St Petersburg car industry has grown by 3% within the first half of 2019


 

RusAutoNewsCom.- According to Auto-Dealer-SPb data, the share of St Petersburg car industry in Russian car production has reached 24.1% during the January-June period of 2019. Hyundai, Nissan and Toyota factories, established in St Petersburg, have manufactured 189,200 automobiles during the aforementioned period, which is equivalent to a 3% year-on-year rise.

Car production has amounted to 30,900 units in June 2019.

9 models have been manufactured by St Petersburg automotive industry in June 2019: Nissan Qashqai, Nissan X-Trail, Nissan Murano, Toyota Camry, Toyota RAV4, Hyundai Solaris, Hyundai Creta, Kia Rio and Kia Rio X-Line.

6 models manufactured in the city are amongst the top-25 most popular cars in Russia, according to January-June figures: Kia Rio (best-selling foreign car model in Russia), Hyundai Creta (most popular SUV in Russia), Hyundai Solaris, Toyota RAV4, Toyota Camry, Nissan Qashqai.