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The biggest ten regional markets in Russia as of 2015

Autostat – According to Autostat data, 24% of automobile sales in Russia took place in Moscow city and region, during the first nine months of 2015. St. Petersburg city and


Only 7.5% of cars and 2% of commercial vehicles comply with Euro-5 in Russia

Autostat – According to Autostat survey, only 3.1 million out of the 41 million automobiles registered in Russia comply with the Euro-5 environmental standards (7.5%). 11.1 million automobiles meet Euro-4

Electric vehicles Market

The number of electric cars in Russia is below 500

RusAutoNews.Com – According to Autostat data, there are only 486 electric cars in Russia, as of mid-2015. Mitsubishi i-MiEV is the leader of the electric car park in the country with


Car prices up by 24% in Russia within a year

Autostat – According to Autostat’s analysis of price changes in all automobile brands and models sold in Russia between September 2014 – October 2015, vehicle prices have increased by 24%

Government Market

No support for automotive in Russian government’s draft budget for 2016

RBK – The Russian government has scheduled the approval of the 2016 budget for 8 October. According to RBK’s own sources, there’s no mention of automotive support in the draft


AEB has pushed up its prediction for Russian automobile market in 2015

RBK – The chairman of Association of European Businesses Car Manufacturers Committee Joerg Schreiber has told during an event in Moscow that 1.7 million automobiles are expected to be sold


Car and LCV sales down by 19.4% in Russia in August

RusAutoNews.Com – According to data published by the Association of European Businesses (AEB), 138,670 new cars and light commercial vehicles have been sold in Russia in August. The figure is equivalent


Car prices have risen in Russia as of September

Autostat – A series of car manufacturers have decided to increase vehicle prices in Russia as of September. AVTOVAZ has announced a 3% price increase on all models except Priora,


The share of domestic production within the total Russian market is 78%

Autostat – According to Autostat, the share of domestic production in the total of Russian market has risen by 9.2 points to 78%, within the last 12 months. The analysts


The weighted average of automobile prices has increased by 11.4% in Russia within a year

RusAutoNews.Com – According to Autostat data, the weighted average automobile price has been calculated as 1.127 million rubles in Russia, as of June 2015 (excluding campaigns and sales). This is