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Market OEMs Passenger cars

Russian car market has declined by 72% in April 2020

RusAutoNewsCom. – As announced by the AEB Automobile Manufacturers Committee, Russian car market has decreased by 72.4%, or by 102,089 units year-on-year in April 2020, and amounted to 38,922 vehicles.

Commercial vehicles Industry OEMs

Kamaz will stop the conveyor for May holidays

  Autostat.- Kamaz will suspend vehicle production for the period of May holidays between the 1st and the 11th of the month. The relevant statement has been made by the

Industry OEMs Passenger cars

Two Avtovaz employees have been infected with the Coronavirus

  Rambler.- Two new cases of Coronavirus infection have occurred amongst the Avtovaz staff, as announced by the official trade union of the plant. “The number of infected people has

Industry OEMs Passenger cars

Avtovaz will suspend car production between 29 April – 18 May

  Autostat.- Avtovaz will suspend car production between 29 April – 18 May 2020. The office staff will continue working until 30 April, on the other hand, according to the

Industry OEMs Passenger cars

The expenses of Avtovaz amount to approximately 2 billion rubles per week

  TASS.- The weekly expenses of Avtovaz amount to approximately 2 billion rubles, in the background of the plummeting sales, almost down to zero due to the crisis. The relevant

Commercial vehicles Government Market Passenger cars

Putin has proposed an extension to the preferential car loan programmes

  TASS.- The Russian president Vladimir Putin has proposed the allocation of an additional amount of 15.5 billion rubles on the preferential car loan programmes for the purchases of domestically

Commercial vehicles Market Passenger cars

Experts have predicted a shrinkage between 20-50% in the Russian car market due to the pandemic

  RNS.- 42% of Russian citizens have given up the idea of buying a car during the pandemic, in order to cut expenditures, according to a survey of Boston Consulting

Commercial vehicles Government OEMs

The head of the GAZ Group has criticised the measures of government support for enterprises

  RBK.- GAZ Group chairman Vadim Sorokin has described the measures taken by the government on the compensation of downtime for car manufacturers and suppliers as ineffective. The measures proposed

Government Industry

The government is discussing support measures for the automotive industry

  Autostat.- The government has started to formulate a proposal on the support of the automotive industry, which will be discussed at a meeting with Vladimir Putin on 22 April.

Government Industry OEMs Suppliers

10 enterprises form Russian automotive industry have been defined as strategically important

  Autostat.- A list of strategically important Russian automotive companies, which are eligible for state support in times of need, has been approved by the government at the end of