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Volkswagen Group is launching a new sales programme for components

AutoBusiness Review – Volkswagen Group is giving start to the project, concerning the sales of original components to independent service stations, this month. 14% of the company’s turnover had been generated

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St. Petersburg car production has declined by 3% during the first quarter

RusAutoNews.Com – According to Auto-Dealer-SPb agency data, St. Petersburg based Toyota, GM, Nissan and Hyundai factories have manufactured 97,500 automobiles during the first quarter of the year (-3%). The March production

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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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Avtotor and BMW are establishing a factory in Kaliningrad

Finmarket – Kaliningrad based Avtotor car factory and German manufacturer BMW have signed a cooperation agreement, proposing the establishment of a new factory in the city. As stated by the

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Ford Sollers Vsevolozhsk factory have stopped production until the 8th of June

Prime – Ford Sollers’ Vsevolozhsk factory will not operate in between 21 April-8 June. As one may remember, the factory had stopped production from 7 to 15 April previously. The factory

Aftermarket

The Russian car battery market is dominated by foreign brands

Avtostat – 2.24 million car batteries have been supplied to Russian automotive factories in 2013 (-3%). 85.1% of this amount have been used in automobiles, 12.3% in trucks and the remaining

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Hyundai Russia factory has increased production by 3% during the first quarter

RusAutoNews.Com – St. Petersburg based Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Rus factory has increased production by 3% during the first quarter of 2014, in comparison with the same period of the previous

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Renault may increase production in Russia in 2013

Vedomosti – The General Director of Renault Russia: Bruno Anselen has stated that the production of the Avtoframos factory may be increased by 12.3% this year, despite the shrinkage in the

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GM-AvtoVAZ will reduce the production due to declining demand in Russian market

Vedomosti – GM-AvtoVAZ Car Factory, established in Togliatti, is getting ready to reduce Chevrolet Niva production in the forthcoming months. According to the statement made by the press bureau of the

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Toyota is planning to increase its production in Russia

Auto.ru – Toyota is planning to manufacture 35,000 cars in St. Petersburg and 5000 cars in its Vladivostok factories respectively, this year. The relevant statement has been made by the Executive