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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

OEMs

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

OEMs

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

OEMs

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

OEMs

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

OEMs

Ford-Sollers will manufacture the new generation of Mondeo Sedan in Vsevolozhsk

RusAutoNews.Com – Ford-Sollers have announced that the production of the current generation of Ford Mondeo will continue until the end of the year in Vselovozhsk factory. A new generation of Mondeo

OEMs

Russia is second in automobile production in Europe

Avtostat – According to the International Organisation of Motor Vehicle manufacturers (OICA) data, 84 million vehicles of all types have been manufactured in the world in 2012 (+5.3%). Three quarters of

Suppliers

Japan is ready to invest in component manufacturing in Russian Far-East

Vedomosti – Japan is currently doing a feasibility study on establishment of a number of facilities in Far-Eastern and Siberian regions of Russia, in order to manufacture automobile components. The

Commercial vehicles Market

Volvo Vostok manufactured 6000 and sold 7000 vehicles in Russia in 2012

Avtostat – Volvo Vostok has sold 6976 Volvo (+34%) and 1642 Renault (+22%) trucks in Russia in 2012. Thereby, Volvo has overtaken Scania, who sold 5283 vehicles in Russia in 2012.