Avtovaz Group aims to adapt the production to the new circumstances

Avtovaz Group aims to adapt the production to the new circumstances


 

RusAutoNews.- Avtovaz Group has officially announced its current position, a day after Renault Group announced the suspension of industrial activities in Russia.

With regard to the latest statement by the Renault Group, the management of the Avtovaz Group is closely monitoring the situation and keeping contact with federal and regional authorities, as well as with the shareholders,” stated in Avtovaz’s announcement.

As previously reported, the carmaker has rescheduled the summer downtime to April: “Over the past weeks, all possible measures have been taken to ensure the preservation of the jobs of our 40,800 employees. In particular, we decided to reschedule the summer downtime to 4-24 April 2022, and we will do our best to use this period to restore our supply chain, “ explained in the press release.

According to the statement, the company is preparing special versions of some Lada models, which will be less affected by imported components. These models will gradually become available in the market in coming months.