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Russian truck market has shrunk by 16.5% in May 2014

Avtostat – Approximately 4700 16+ tonnes new trucks have been sold in Russia in May (-16.5%). Thereby, the number of trucks sold within the first months of the year has reached

Commercial vehicles OEMs

Volvo Kaluga factory has stopped production

Kommersant – Volvo Trucks have announced that the production has been suspended at Kaluga factory. The company press office has stated that it’s traditional with Volvo Group Trucks to suspend production

Commercial vehicles Market

Russian LCV market has shrunk by 15% in May

Avtostat – The sales of new light commercial vehicles have shrunk by 15% in Russia in May, with 10,250 vehicles. Thereby, the number of LCVs sold within the first five

Commercial vehicles OEMs

The merger of KamAZ and MAZ seems unlikely

Gazeta.ru – The merging project of KamAZ and MAZ seems to have failed due to differences between Russian and Belarusian laws. According to sectoral experts, the negotiations have continued up

Commercial vehicles Market

Russian LCV market has shrunk by 10.8% in April

Avtostat – The sales of new light commercial vehicles have declined by 10.8% in Russia in April, with 13,025 vehicles. The number of vehicles sold during the first four months of

Commercial vehicles Government Industry

Support for local manufacturers of gas-fuelled vehicles from the Russian Ministry of Industry and Commerce

Autostat – Russian Ministry of Industry and Commerce is planning to increase the government support for local bus and truck producers, manufacturing gas-fuelled vehicles to be used in municipal services. Minister:

Commercial vehicles OEMs

KamAZ-Marko will manufacture 300 Bravis buses in 2014

RusAutoNews.Com – KamAZ-Marko partnership is planning to manufacture 300 Bravis brand small-class buses in 2014. The General Director of the partnership: Roman Mugerman has clarified the company’s plans with the following

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Volvo Vostok manufactured 6000 and sold 7000 vehicles in Russia in 2012

Avtostat – Volvo Vostok has sold 6976 Volvo (+34%) and 1642 Renault (+22%) trucks in Russia in 2012. Thereby, Volvo has overtaken Scania, who sold 5283 vehicles in Russia in 2012.

Commercial vehicles OEMs

VTB Bank will finance the primary investment projects of GAZ Group

Avtostat – VTB Bank and GAZ Group have signed five separate five-year term loan agreements with a total value of 6 billion rubles. The loans will be used in financing the

Commercial vehicles Market

Russian commercial vehicles market in 2012

RusAutoNews.Com – Association of European Business (AEB) has published the commercial vehicles market data in Russia for the year 2012. AEB covers the commercial vehicles market in four segments. The first