Car production will be re-launched at AVTOVAZ on 13 April

Car production will be re-launched at AVTOVAZ on 13 April


 

TASS.- Avtovaz plans to resume car production as of 13 April, as reported by TASS, quoting an official representative of the company.

“The company has plans to re-activate its main conveyor on 13 April, in compliance with all federal and regional hygiene requirements” – the representative said.

The information has also been confirmed by the trade union organisation of the car factory. “Avtovaz will commence operations in full as of 13 April” – according to the statement of the union.

The factory has remained idle since 30 March, following the decree by the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin on non-operational days. Although the period has been extended from 3 to 30 April afterwards, the company has appealed to local authorities for permission to resume car production.