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Top 10 regional new car markets in Russia for the first nine months of 2019

  RusAutoNewsCom. – Autostat has compiled the ranking of top 10 regional new car markets in Russia. By the end of the January – September period of 2019, Moscow has

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The US Treasury has extended the completion period of transactions with GAZ

  RNS.- The US Treasury has re-extended the completion period of transactions with GAZ Group until 31 March 2020. The relevant statement has been made by the US Traesury Office

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Avtovaz will manufacture Lada Granta in Egypt

  Autostat.- Avtovaz will manufacture Lada Granta in Egypt. Attention to the Russian-Egyptian Lada assembly plant has rekindled following a meeting between the Russian president Vladimir Putin and his Egyptian

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GAZ Group will start car assembly in Vietnam

  TASS.- GAZ Group will start car assembly in Vietnam, as told by the Russian half of the Intergovernmental Commission of the Russian Federation and Vietnam on Trade, Economic and

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Car dealers number has dropped to a record low in Russia since 2011

  Autostat.- There are 3323 car dealers in Russia as of mid-October 2019, as stated by Autostat agency. This is the lowest figure since 2011. As one may remember, a

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Yandex will start tests on autonomous cars in the United States next summer

  Reuters.- Yandex will start conducting tests on its autonomous cars in the USA next summer, as stated by the company. Yandex will demonstrate the services of its driverless cabs

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Luxury car sales in Russia have declined 33% in September 2019

  Autostat.- The luxury car sales in Russia has amounted to 85 units in September 2019, indicating a 33% year-on-year fall. 952 new luxury cars have been sold in Russia

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GAZ Group will receive a subsidy of 8.6 billion rubles until 2021

  Autostat.- The Ministry of Industry and Commerce will propose to increase the support for GAZ Group, which is subject to US sanctions, on behalf of the president. 8.6 billion

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St Petersburg car industry has grown by 3% by the end of first 9 months

  RusAutoNewsCom.- According to Auto-Dealer-SPb data, the share of St Petersburg car industry in Russian car production has amounted to 24.8% during the January-September period of 2019. Hyundai, Nissan and

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AVTOVAZ has stopped the production of methane automobiles

  Autoreview.- Avtovaz has sent out a letter to its official dealers, announcing the suspension of the production of Lada vehicles with biofuel engines, operating with methane. There are only