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Government Industry OEMs

The Russian Ministry of Industry and Commerce is changing the accounting mechanism in the localisation of automotive industry

  RNS.- The Ministry of Industry and Commerce plans to abolish the mandatory technological operations for the localisation of production in Russia, as told by the deputy minister Alexander Morozov

Market OEMs Passenger cars

Russian car market has increased by 2% in March 2019

RusAutoNewsCom. – As announced by the AEB Automobile Manufacturers Committee, Russian car market has increased by 1.8%, or by 2901 units year-on-year in March 2019, and amounted to 160,180 vehicles.

Industry OEMs Passenger cars

Daimler has opened the Mercedes-Benz passenger car factory in Moscow Region

  Interfax.- German car manufacturer Daimler has opened a Mercedes-Benz passenger car factory in Moscow Region on Wednesday, as reported by an Interfax correspondent from the opening ceremony. The president

OEMs Passenger cars

UAZ will launch the production of the analogues of Prado and G-Class

  RNS.- Sollers CEO Vadim Shvetsov has announced plans to introduce budget versions of Land Cruiser Prado and Mercedes-Benz G-Class. As told by Shvetsov to journalists, the “Russian Prado” will

Industry OEMs Passenger cars

Hyundai St Petersburg plant has increased production by 4% during Q1-2019

  RusAutoNewsCom.- St Petersburg Hyundai plant has manufactured 61,900 automobiles during the first quarter of 2019, which is equivalent to a 4% year-on-year growth. The enterprise operates in three shifts,

Commercial vehicles Industry OEMs

Volvo Trucks may localise the production of automatic gearboxes in Russia

  Kommersant.- The government is ready to sign a special investment contract with Volvo Trucks, if the company localises the production of automatic gearboxes in Russia, along with shafts and

Industry OEMs Passenger cars

Ford passenger car production will discontinue in Russia by the end of June

  RusAutoNewsCom.- As reported by the company press office, the shareholders of Ford Sollers joint venture: Ford Motor Company and Sollers have come to an agreement and signed a protocol

OEMs Passenger cars

Avtovaz has completed 2018 at a breakeven

  RNS.- Avtovaz has ended 2018 at a breakeven, in comparison with the previous year’s net loss of 12 billion rubles, according to Russian Accounting Standards. The revenue of the

OEMs Passenger cars

Objection against Aurus’s patent application from Toyota and Lamborghini

RusAutoNewsCom.- The European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) has encountered an interruption during the registration of the patent application of the Russian brand Aurus, as three major global brands –

Aftermarket OEMs Passenger cars

JAC has opened a spare parts warehouse in Russia

  RNS.- JAC Automobile, the official distributor of JAC Motors in Russia, has opened its own central warehouse for spare parts, which will supply car and truck dealers. The warehouse