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Factories will suspend production in accordance with a presidential decree

  RusAutoNewsCom.- Factories will suspend production between 30 March – 2 April 2020, based on a decree by the President of Russian Federation: Vladimir Putin on the Announcement of Non-Working

Commercial vehicles Industry OEMs

Volvo Trucks will suspend truck production in Russia due to the Coronavirus

  RNS.- Volvo Trucks will temporarily halt truck production at its Kaluga factory between 13-30 April, due to the Coronavirus and the interruption in component supplies, as told by the

Industry OEMs Passenger cars

PSMA Rus to stop production due to the interruption in component supplies

  1prime.- PSMA Rus, JV of PSA and Mitsubishi established in Kaluga region, will suspend car production due to the interruption in component supplies from European factories, as published by

Industry Suppliers

Voronezh Pirelli tyre factory has suspended production till April

  Interfax.- Voronezh Pirelli tyre factory has suspended production till April. Italian tyre manufacturer Pirelli has suspended production at its Voronezh plant due to the pandemic, caused by Coronavirus infections.

Industry OEMs Passenger cars

Volkswagen to suspend car assembly in Kaluga

  MK Kaluga.- German manufacturer Volkswagen will suspend car assembly at its factory in Kaluga for two weeks. The suspension has been caused by the insufficiency of components from European

Electric vehicles Import Export Passenger cars

Customs duties on electric vehicle imports will be abolished in Russia

  Motor.ru.- As announced by the Economic Commission for Europe Council, a new rule on electric vehicle imports will come into force as of 15 April 2020, concerning the abolishment

Industry OEMs Passenger cars

Avtotor predicts shrinkage in car production due to the Coronavirus

  TASS.- Avtotor has announced that car production may shrink by 8000 units during the first quarter of the year, due to the interruption in component supplies. The car manufacturer

Market Passenger cars

Russian luxury car sales have grown by 33% in February 2020

  Autostat.- The luxury car sales in Russia has amounted to 100 units in February 2020, indicating a 33% year-on-year rise. Mercedes-Benz has remained the leader of the market with

Commercial vehicles Industry Passenger cars

Car production in Russia has decreased by 16% in January 2020

  RusAutoNewsCom.- Car production in Russia has decreased by 16.4% year-on-year in January 2020. According to ASM Holding data 98,683 transport vehicles (passenger cars, commercial vehicles, buses) have been manufactured

Industry OEMs

An Avtovaz employee has been infected with Coronavirus

  RBK.- An Avtovaz employee has been infected with Coronavirus in Samara region in Russian Federation. The relevant statement has been made by TASS, quoting the press office of the