St Petersburg automotive industry has decreased by 1% in 2019

St Petersburg automotive industry has decreased by 1% in 2019


 

RusAutoNewsCom.- St Petersburg automotive industry has declined by 1% in 2019. According to Auto-Dealer-SPb, Hyunda, Nissan and Toyota factories, established in the city, have manufactured 372,000 units in 2019.

Hyundai plant remains the leader of the automotive manufacturing in St Petersburg. Company’s share in the total vehicle production in 2019 was 66%. The share of Toyota was 20% and the share of Nissan 14%.

The share of the St Petersburg automotive industry in Russia amounted to 24.8% in 2019.

9 models have been manufactured in St Petersburg in 2018: 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 2019 figures: KIA Rio (market number-one foreing brand in 2019), Hyundai Creta (most popular SUV in 2019), Hyundai Solaris, Toyota RAV4, Toyota Camry and Nissan Qashqai.

The exports of St Petersburg made cars has amounted to 30,000 units in 2019, indicating a 36% year-on-year rise.