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MAN St. Petersburg factory will be opened in June

AutoVesti – German truck manufacturer is planning to open the MAN St. Petersburg factory officially in June 2013. The relevant statement has been made by the General Director of MAN Truck

Import Export

The automobile import of Russia has increased by 9% in 2012

RusAutoNews.Com- According to Russian Customs Service (FTS) data, the automobile import of Russia has increased by 9.35% in 2012, in comparison with the previous year, reaching 1.076 million vehicles. The monetary

Market

Russian automobile market is up by 5% in January

RusAutoNews.Com – According to Association of European Business (AEB) data, 162,000 cars and light commercial vehicles have been sold in Russia within the first month of the year. This figure corresponds

Industry OEMs

AvtoVAZ will invest €378 million in engine production

Vedomosti – AvtoVAZ is getting ready to invest €378 million in a project, proposing engine production in Russia, under the licence of Renault-Nissan. In accordance with the project, the production of

Market

Moscow is the biggest regional foreign vehicle market in Russia

Avtostat – According to Avtostat data, 2.24 million new foreign brand vehicles have been sold in Russia in 2012 (+16.8%). The Central Federal Region has become the area, with the

Suppliers

Pirelli has started tyre production in Voronezh

AutoVesti – Pirelli-Rostec partnership has started test production of tyres in Voronezh. The factory will be manufacturing tyres for the market from March onwards. Pirelli and Rostec had previously invested €56

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The total number of automobiles in Russia has reached 36.9 million

Autostat – The total number of vehicles in Russia has grown by 5.1% in 2012, reaching 36.9 million vehicles. 37% of this figure is formed of Lada brand automobiles (13.67 million

Industry OEMs

Automobile production in St. Petersburg has increased by 50% in 2012

RusAutoNews.Com – Toyota, GM, Nissan and Hyundai factories established in St. Petersburg have manufactured a total number of 389,300 vehicles in 2012 (+50%), as reported by the Auto-Dealer-SPb. Thereby, St.

Commercial vehicles Industry Suppliers

Kässbohrer is opening a factory in Tula

RusAutoNews.Com – Kässbohrer is opening a factory in Yasnogorsk, Tula Region. The facility established for the purpose of semi-trailers has a production area of 12,000 square metres. The General Director and

Market OEMs

Toyota has generated the highest income in Russian vehicle market in 2012

Autostat – According to 2012 results, Toyota has generated the highest income in Russian vehicle market ($7.24 billion) throughout the year. This figure was $5.77 billion in 2011. Toyota is being