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KAMAZ and Marcopolo started bus production in Neftekamsk

RusAutoNews.Com – Russian KAMAZ and Brazilian Marcopolo partnership has started manufacturing Bravis model small-class buses in Neftekamsk Car Factory, established in Bashkortostan. The passenger capacity of 8-metres-long Bravis buses is 8

Aftermarket Suppliers

Schaeffler will establish a factory in Ulyanovsk

AutoBusiness Info – German automotive supply industry manufacturer Schaffer AG is getting ready to establish a factory in Ulyanovsk region. The company will manufacture components for clutches and engines and belt

Suppliers

GAZ Group and Bulten are going into partnership

RusAutoNews.Com – GAZ Group and Bulten of Sweden have signed an agreement proposing the establishment of a partnership, which will manufacture fasteners on GAZ infrastructure in Nizhniy Novgorod. This will be

Market

St. Petersburg automobile market has shrunk for the first time since 2009

RusAutoNews.Com – According to Auto-Dealer-SPb data, 186,020 automobiles have been sold in St. Petersburg in January-November 2012 period (+8%). The sales figure for November-only is 16,684 (-5%). Thereby, on monthly basis,

Industry

The number of suppliers in Togliatti Special Economic Zone is increasing

RusAutoNews.Com – The Supervisory Board of Togliatti Special Economic Zone (SEZ) has approved the projects submitted by two Japanese companies: Atsumitec Toyota Tsusho Rus, Hi-Lex Rus and Orhan Holding of

Market

The Russian automobile market has a volume of $62 billion

RusAutoNews.Com – According to the survey conducted by PricewaterhouseCoopers, the volume of the Russian automobile market has grown by 20%, reaching a magnitude of $62 billion, by the end of

Market

Russian automobile and LCV markets may shrink in 2013

Vedomosti – Russian automobile and LCV markets had grown by 39%, reaching 2.65 million vehicles the previous year, according to AEB data. AEB predicts a 9.4% growth rate for the year

Suppliers

Bosch will construct a new components factory in Samara

AutoBusiness Info – German manufacturer Bosch is getting ready to establish a new  factory, in order to manufacture components in Samara. The company intends to invest approximately €40 billion in the

Industry OEMs

2.04 million vehicles have been manufactured in Russia within January-November period

RusAutoNews.Com – According to Russian Institute of Statistics: Rosstat data, 1.8 million automobiles have been manufactured in the country, within the January-November 2012 period (+14.6%). The number of automobiles manufactured in

Market

Russian LCV market has shrunk by 5.4% in November 2012

Autostat – The sales of light commercial vehicles in Russia has gone down by 5.4% in November, in comparison with the previous year, with 16,157 vehicles. Thereby, the Russian LCV