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Car production has fallen by 15% in St. Petersburg in 2015

RusAutoNews.Com – According to Auto-Dealer-SPb data, St. Petersburg based Hyundai, Nissan, Toyota and GM factories have manufactured a total number of 307,700 vehicles in 2015, which is equivalent to a 15%


Car production fell by 28% in Russia in 2015

Autostat – According to Rosstat data, 1.2 million cars have been manufactured in Russia in 2015, which is equivalent to a 27.7% year-on-year decline. The leader of Russian automotive industry,


The sales of Chinese automobiles fell by 52% in Russia

Autostat – The number of Chinese cars sold in Russia has declined by 52% year-on-year in 2015, with 38,753 vehicles (2014 figure: 81,292). The Russian market has shrunk by 36%

Government Industry

The government has approved the automotive industry support measures

Kommersant – Russian prime minister Dmitri Medvedev has signed a government decree, proposing a 50 billion rubles support for the Russian automotive industry in 2016. The head of the government

Commercial vehicles OEMs

KAMAZ sales fell by a quarter in 2015, to 29,000 trucks

Interfax – KAMAZ has sold 29,000 trucks home and abroad in 2015, as stated by the company general director Sergei Kogogin on Friday. “We have sold 29,000 trucks, 22,000 in

Electric vehicles Market

Electric car sales fell by 31% in Russia in a year

Autostat – According to Autostat data, the electric car sales have fallen by 31% in Russia in 2015, to 122 vehicles. Almost half of the electric cars sold in the country

Market OEMs

Renault-Nissan expects further shrinkage in Russian automobile market

Prime – The general director of Renault-Nissan Carlos Ghosn expects that the shrinkage will continue in Russian automobile market in 2016. However, the company have no plans to exit the


The new commercial vehicle market has shrunk in 2015

RusAutoNews.Com – According to Autostat data, 51,200 new trucks have been sold in Russia in 2015, which is equivalent to a 41.9% year-on-year decline. KAMAZ has become the market leader achieving

Government OEMs Suppliers

The Russian government is formulating a strategy for the development of automotive industry until 2025

Finmarket – Russian president Vladimir Putin has given a series of instructions to the government to speed up the substitution of the imports of “critical and top priority products and


Car imports fell by 52% in 11 months

Autostat – Car imports have fallen by 51.6% in Russia within the first 11 months of 2015, to 315,200 vehicles. According to Russian Federal Customs Service (FTS) data, the monetary