Category: Russia

Russian LCV market has declined 9% in April 2019

🔊 Take heed to this RusAutoNewsCom.- The Russian LCV market has amounted to 9,735 models in April 2019, indicating a 9.2% year-on-year lower, as reported by Autostat. The normal chief of the market GAZ has saved its place, with 45% market share in complete in April 2019. GAZ has offered four,385 autos, which signifies a 7.1% year-on-year fall. UAZ occupies the second place, reaching a gross sales determine of 1,523 models. The highest-three is accomplished by Lada with 1026 models. Ford and Volkswagen got here fourth and fifth respectively. Gazelle Subsequent was once more the best-selling mannequin in April 2019 adopted by GAZ 3302 and Ford Transit. Russian LCV market: High 10 best-selling LCV manufacturers in April 2019 in Russia : High 10 best-selling LCV fashions in April 2019 in Russia : Top-10-LCV-Models-APRIL-2019 *) Figures embody: LCVs < 3t, gentle obligation vans < 6t, passenger transporters < 19 seats




Russian truck market has fallen by 2% in April 2019

🔊 Hearken to this RusAutoNewsCom. – Russian truck market has declined 1.7% in April 2019 compared with the identical interval of the earlier 12 months. In accordance with Autostat 6,983 new vans have been bought in Russia in April. Kamaz has stored the management of the market, with 35% share in whole. The gross sales determine of the model is equal to 2,457 items, which signifies a 7.7% year-on-year rise. The chief is adopted by GAZ with 724 autos and seven.eight% year-on-year fall. The highest-three is accomplished by Volvo with 467 items and 14.eight% year-on-year fall. Kamaz 43118 was once more the best-selling mannequin in April 2019 with 560 items and 9.7% year-on-year fall. Volvo FH was the best-selling overseas mannequin in April with 367 items bought. Russian truck market: High 10 best-selling truck manufacturers in Russia in April 2019 (>three.5t): High 10 best-selling truck fashions in Russia in April....


Russian automotive market has declined by Three% in April 2019

🔊 Take heed to this   RusAutoNewsCom. – As introduced by the AEB Car Producers Committee, Russian automotive market has decreased by 2.7%, or by 4129 items year-on-year in April 2019, and amounted to 148,296 automobiles. Throughout the first 4 months of this yr 539,946 automobiles had been bought in complete. Joerg Schreiber, Chairman of the committee commented: “Market gross sales in April once more struggled to catch as much as the robust outcome achieved on yr in the past. Clearly, the market in its present form is not any match to the one we noticed delivering constant double-digit development charges solely 12 months in the past”. Lada was probably the most populer model of the Russian automotive market in April 2019 with 32,316 items bought. Lada Granta was probably the most populer mannequin with 12,652 items bought in April. High 10 best-selling automotive manufacturers in February: 1-Lada. 2-Kia. Three-Hyundai.....




Mercedes-Maybach S-Class gross sales have declined 38% inside the first quarter

🔊 Take heed to this   Autostat.- 124 new Mercedes-Maybach S-Class automobiles have been offered in Russia inside the first quarter of 2019. The determine signifies a 38% lower in gross sales year-on-year, down from 201 models. 92 models had been offered in Moscow and Grater Moscow in the course of the aforementioned interval. 7 models have been offered in St Petersburg and four models in Krasnodar. 21 models have been offered in 15 completely different areas of the Russian Federation. The gross sales value of the Mercedes-Maybach in Russia begins from greater than 9 million rubles, which is roughly $140 thousand as of at present.


The web revenue of Avtovaz has amounted to five.9 billion rubles in 2018

🔊 Hearken to this Finmarket.- The web revenue of Avtovaz has amounted to five.9 billion rubles in 2018, in line with IFRS, in distinction with the lack of 9.7 billion rubles in 2017, as indicated within the firm statements. The income has risen by 26%, however, to 283.1 billion rubles. The working revenue margin has elevated by 9.2 occasions to 14.6 billion rubles. The price of services offered has grown by over 20% to 252.1 billion rubles. The analysis and improvement expenditures have risen to 2.95 billion rubles kind the 2017 determine of 1.5 billion rubles. 13.four billion rubles have been spent on gross sales, administrative and common enterprise bills throughout the aforementioned interval, which signifies an increase from the earlier 12 months’s 13 billion rubles. The index of the corporate’s long-term liabilities was on the stage of 64.5 billion rubles on the finish of final 12 months, down from....




Russian gross sales of Lamborghini have risen by 9 occasions throughout the first quarter

🔊 Take heed to this   Autostat.- 28 new Lamborghini autos have been offered in Russia throughout the first three months of 2019. The gross sales determine is equal to a 9 occasions year-on-year progress. It was three autos offered throughout the identical interval of 2018. Such a speedy progress was particularly noticeable, because it shaped a distinction with the shrinking luxurious autos market within the nation (-19%). Urus mannequin has change into the locomotive of Lamborghini gross sales with 24 items throughout the first quarter of the 12 months. As one could keep in mind, the posh Italian crossover has solely been launched to the Russian market throughout the second half of final 12 months. The remaining gross sales belong to sport automobile Aventador and supercar Huracan for the aforementioned interval with three and one items respectively, alternatively. Greater than half of the brand new Lamborghini autos have been....


St Petersburg automotive business has grown by 6% throughout the first quarter

🔊 Hearken to this   RusAutoNewsCom.- In accordance with Auto-Supplier-SPb information, the share of St Petersburg automotive business in Russian automotive manufacturing has amounted to 24.2% throughout the January – March interval of 2019. Hyundai, Nissan and Toyota factories have manufactured 93,000 vehicles throughout the aforementioned interval, which is equal to a 6% year-on-year rise. 7 fashions manufactured within the metropolis are amongst the top-25 hottest automobiles in Russia, in accordance with AEB: KIA Rio is the best-selling international automotive mannequin in Russia, Hyundai Creta ist the preferred SUV in Russia, Hyundai Solaris, Toyota Camry, Toyota RAV4, Nissan Qashqai and Nissan X-Path are amongst the top-25. 9 fashions have been manufactured by St Petersburg automotive business throughout the first three months of 2019: Nissan Qashqai, Nissan X-Path, Nissan Murano, Toyota Camry, Toyota RAV4, Hyundai Solaris, Hyundai Creta, Kia Rio and KIA Rio X-Line.




The income of Sollers has grown by 10% in 2018

🔊 Take heed to this   RusAutoNewsCom.- In accordance to the corporate press workplace, the annual income of Sollers has amounted to 39.5 billion rubles in 2018, indicating a 10.four% year-on-year rise. However, the online revenue of the corporate has amounted to 46 million rubles in 2018, following a 21.7 occasions shrinkage as compared with the 2017 determine. The EBITDA margin of Sollers has fallen by eight.2 proportion factors to 1.2%. The online debt of the corporate quantities to three.7 billion rubles as of 31 December, which is equal to a 50.three% lower. In keeping with Nikolai Sobolev, Deputy Normal Supervisor of Sollers, the corporate strives to take a number one place within the LCV section in Russia, with UAZ industrial automobiles, mixed with the Ford Transit. Sollers owns UAZ model and likewise makes the meeting of Ssang Yong, Mazda, Aurus and Ford cars.


The automobile manufacturing in Russia has elevated by three% throughout the first quarter

🔊 Hearken to this   RusAutoNewsCom.- Automotive manufacturing in Russia has been elevated throughout the first quarter of 2019. In response to ASM Holding knowledge, 419,317 transport autos (vehicles, automobiles, buses) have been manufactured throughout the January-March interval of 2019, which is equal to a 2.eight% year-on-year rise. Passenger automobiles manufacturing has elevated by three.6% year-on-year in the course of the aforementioned interval, with 383.1 thousand models. The output of overseas model automobiles in Russia went up zero.1% to 276.5 thousand autos. LCV manufacturing has additionally grown in the identical interval, by zero.three% to 22.eight thousand models. Truck output, together with mild vehicles, has fallen by three.6% by the top of the primary quarter of 2019, amounting to 29.5 thousand models. The output of overseas model vehicles in Russia went down 6.three% to five.5 thousand models. Bus manufacturing, together with microbuses, has decreased by 10.three% in the course of the....




The online revenue of Avtovaz has amounted to five.9 billion rubles in 2018

🔊 Take heed to this RNS.- The online revenue of Avtovaz has amounted to five.9 billion rubles in 2018, in keeping with the corporate report. As one could bear in mind, the producer the Lada vehicles had ended 2017 with 9.7 billion rubles loss. The income of the corporate has risen by 25.four% to 283.1 billion rubles. Avtovaz has famous in its report that the corporate has accomplished the 12 months at a break-even and the revenues have amounted to 291.7 billion rubles in 2018. The corporate has estimated the recall campaigns in 2018 at 193 million rubles, in keeping with the report. 96.64% share of Avtovaz at present belongs to Alliance Rostec Auto, the three way partnership of Renault and the state enterprise Rostec.


The Ministry of Business and Commerce has printed the brand new images of Aurus Komendant SUV

🔊 Hearken to this RNS.- The Ministry of Business and Commerce has printed the brand new images of Aurus Komendant SUV at its official Fb web page. ‘One of the best Russian engineers and designers have labored on the creation of the mannequin to supply the longer term passengers of Aurus Komendant crossover with the best stage of consolation and security doable, underneath any working situations” – advised the minister Denis Manturov, as quoted by the ministry press workplace. Aurus – three way partnership of NAMI and Sollers – has licensed a number of fashions of the corporate in Russia and operates in Europe underneath certification. Aurus vehicles have been offered in Moscow in August 2018 and in Geneva in March 2019. There are plans to place the mannequin in the marketplace in 2019, with the expectation of a primary yr gross sales determine of 50-70 models. Numerous Aurus autos....




Ford estimates the price of leaving the Russian automobile market as $174 million

🔊 Hearken to this   RNS.- Leaving the Russian automobile market will convey Ford an estimated price of $174 million, as acknowledged within the firm report. “Distinctive price. Russia: $174 million” – the report says. The corporate additionally states that the exit from the Russian market can even have a unfavourable impact on web revenue, which fell by 34% year-on-year to $1.146 billion, throughout the first quarter of 2019. Ford Sollers has introduced the top of automobile manufacturing in Russia as of July 2019 on 27 March, together with the sale of the automobile factories in Naberezhnye Chelny and Vsevolozhsk and the engine plant in Alabuga. Subsequently, as informed by the consultant of Ford Sollers three way partnership, Ford has no plans to promote international meeting vehicles in Russia. The three way partnership will think about the industrial automobile market in future.


KAMAZ has made a web revenue of 1.6 billion rubles in 2018

🔊 Take heed to this   RusAutoNewsCom.- Kamaz has fulfilled the monetary indicators of its 2018 marketing strategy: the consolidated income of the corporate has elevated by 19% year-on-year and reached roughly 187 billion rubles, as reported by the corporate press workplace. 38,382 vans have been offered within the home market and overseas (38,192 models throughout the identical interval of the earlier yr). A web revenue of 1.59 billion has been made by the top of the yr (three.46 billion for a similar interval of 2017). “Regardless of the dire circumstances within the heavy vans market in 2018, we now have fulfilled the principle monetary targets” – commented the Kamaz Deputy Normal Director of Finance: Andrei Maksimov. “Our revenue of roughly 1.6 billion rubles has reached the quantity set within the marketing strategy. The year-on-year shrinkage within the revenue was deliberate, which was because of the implementation of a serious....




The development of Hino Motors plant has begun in Moscow Area

🔊 Take heed to this   Autostat.- Japanese Hino Motors firm has began the development of a truck manufacturing plant in Khimki, Moscow Area on 24 April. The development of the ability is deliberate to be accomplished by the top of 2019, as acknowledged by the press workplace of the governor and the administration of Moscow Area. The manufacturing facility will probably be established on 5.three hectares of land. The world of the plant and the encircling buildings will probably be round 12,000 m2. The funding quantity within the venture is estimated as $17 million. The primary vehicles will roll off the conveyors in Could subsequent yr. 4 variations of medium and light-duty vans will probably be assembled within the high-tech enterprise: three.5 and seven.5 tonnes Hino 300 and 12 and 18 tonnes Hino 500. As acknowledged beforehand, the annual manufacturing capability of the Hino Motors plant will probably be....


Lada enters the Mongolian market

🔊 Take heed to this RusAutoNewsCom.- As introduced by the corporate press workplace, with the primary Lada dealership opened in Ulaanbaatar – the capital of Mongolia, Avtovaz has entered the Mongolian market. Russo Motors is the official distributor of Lada vehicles in Mongolia. As of right this moment, Lada is introduced in Mongolia with three fashions: Vesta Cross sedan, Vesta SW Cross and the Three-door Lada four×four. Later on this 12 months Avtovaz plans to promote 4 further fashions: XRAY Cross, 5-door Lada four×four, Granta and Largus. “Lada vehicles had been warmly accepted by native patrons because of the fashionable design, excessive customers’ properties and aggressive worth. Right now now we have bold plans for Mongolian market. In case of renewal of the Russian state logistic export help packages, Lada could obtain as much as 15% of the market within the mid-term perspective”, as commented by Max Missana, the export....




The federal government is able to assist GAZ Group

🔊 Hearken to this   TASS.- The federal government is able to assist Oleg Deripaska’s GAZ Group, nonetheless, the availability of the corporate with 29.5 billion rubles requires analysis. As reported by Kommersant newspaper, citing the letter written by the corporate basic director Vadim Sorokin to Dmitry Kozak, the automobile producer is asking for 29.5 billion rubles state assist. As said by the corporate press workplace beforehand, the aforementioned request is just not a direct monetary assist from the federal government. The corporate proposes to make use of essentially the most a part of the funds to assist the state customers of its merchandise. The remaining a part of the funds shall be used to subsidise the rates of interest on loans. Deripaska had beforehand instructed Bloomberg a couple of potential chapter and the nationalisation of GAZ Group because of the sanctions imposed by the US, which can come into....


Volkswagen plans to take a position round 20 billion rubles in Russia

🔊 Hearken to this   TASS.- Volkswagen plans to take a position roughly 20 billion rubles in manufacturing in Russia. The related assertion has been made by the Minister of Trade and Commerce: Denis Manturov. “VW has already invested greater than 2 billion euros within the Russian financial system in complete and plans so as to add no less than one other 20 billion rubles” – Manturov mentioned. “The entry of VW to GAZ has not been mentioned throughout the framework of the SPIC. The present matter of debate is the investments throughout the scope of the technological instructions, the engines and gearboxes having the precedence.” Manturov has additionally said that automotive element manufacturing is deliberate to be elevated throughout the framework of the SPIC, which can be signed with the corporate in close to future. “Initially, as I’ve said, we’re speaking about engines and gearboxes. Secondly, automotive element manufacturing....




Kamaz and Rosnano will develop lithium-ion batteries for electrical automobiles

🔊 Take heed to this   RusAutoNewsCom.- Kamaz and Rosnano have signed a strategic partnership settlement on the event and manufacturing of accumulators for electrical transport and out of doors tools based mostly on lithium-ion batteries, as introduced by Kamaz press workplace. Kamaz might be eligible for unique circumstances on the acquisition of lithium-ion batteries, manufactured by one of many affiliate corporations of Rosnano: Liotech-Improvements, in accordance with the settlement. The availability quantity of lithium-ion batteries on the meeting plant and automotive element manufacturing unit of Kamaz will depend upon shopper orders. The event, testing and serial manufacturing of energy-efficient battery cells, modules and traction batteries designed for varied sorts of electrical buses (with dynamic, evening and ultra-fast charging) and different sorts of electrical transport, each at the moment manufactured fashions at Kamaz and future fashions are additionally throughout the plans of the companions. “The power storage system accounts for....


The event prospects of gasoline gas market have been mentioned at Avtovaz

🔊 Hearken to this   RusAutoNewsCom.- A gathering on the event of gasoline gas market in Russian Federation and the stimulation of demand and provide of autos operating on pure gasoline has been held on the manufacturing web site of Avtovaz. Anton Inyutsyn, the Russian deputy minister of vitality has given a speech concerning the elements and measures of the related authorities coverage. “To begin with, the precedence is on the event of the refuelling infrastructure. The topic doesn’t solely cowl the refuelling carriers, municipal autos and bus fleets, but additionally the creation of a base for the event of private transport on pure gasoline” – Inyutsyn mentioned. The deputy minister has acknowledged that the scale of the CNG filling stations community will greater than triple and attain 1500 items by 2025 and lengthening additional to 2300 stations by 2030. Additionally, a community of 200 LNG gas stations is deliberate....




30 thousand vehicles have been offered inside the framework of the demand stimulation programmes through the first quarter

🔊 Hearken to this   Autostat.- 29,719 vehicles have been offered inside the framework of the demand stimulation programmes through the first quarter of the 12 months. The related assertion has been made by the Deputy Minister of Business and Commerce: Alexander Morozov. 11,338 autos have been bought underneath the Household Automobile programme and 8106 underneath the First Automobile programme. Each programmes are being carried out in Russian Federation since 1 March 2019. 5865 autos have been offered inside the scope of the Personal Enterprise programme, 2667 underneath Russian Tractor and the remaining 1743 underneath Preferential Leasing, then again. The Ministry of Business and Commerce had beforehand introduced the minimal deliberate gross sales determine underneath First and Household programmes as 27,000 models. Following calculations, the consultants have come to the conclusion that greater than 70% of the deliberate determine has already been achieved as of March. Subsequently, the aforementioned gross....


Russian new bus market has decreased by 11% inside the first quarter of 2019

🔊 Hearken to this   Autostat.-  Russian new bus market (excluding LCVs) has amounted to 2,6 thousand autos inside the first three months of 2019, following a 10.7% year-on-year fall. Russian producer PAZ has grow to be the chief of the market, with greater than 67% share of the entire quantity. 1,768 PAZ buses have been bought, indicating a 10.three% year-on-year rise. LiAZ occupies the second spot with 173 models (-71.7%) and MAZ comes third with 161 models (+67.7%). The small-class, high-floor PAZ-3205 has grow to be the best-sold mannequin within the Russian new bus market inside the aforementioned interval, with a gross sales determine of 979 models (-1.6%). Second and third locations are additionally occupied by the fashions of Pavlovsk Automobile Manufacturing facility: small-class PAZ-3204 with 342 models (-Four.7%), high-floor medium-class PAZ-4234 with 282 models (+68.9%). The midium-class, high-floor Nefaz-5299 occupies the fourth place within the rating with 158....




Russian truck market has declined 6% in March 2019

🔊 Take heed to this RusAutoNewsCom. – Russian truck market has declined 5.5% in March 2019 as compared with the identical interval of the earlier 12 months. In keeping with Autostat 6,683 new vans have been bought in Russia in March. Kamaz has saved the management of the Russian truck market, with greater than 37% share in complete in March. The gross sales determine of the model is equal to 2,497 models, which signifies a 7.three% year-on-year rise. The chief is adopted by GAZ with 763 automobiles and 15.eight% year-on-year rise. The highest-three is accomplished by Volvo with 582 models and seven.6% year-on-year progress. Scania has the fourth place within the rankings with 391 models and 21.three% year-on-year fall. MAN has the fifth place with 375 models and 20.2% year-on-year fall. Kamaz 43118 was the best-selling truck mannequin in March 2019 with 636 models and 9.three% year-on-year rise. Volvo FH....


Russian LCV market has declined eight% in March 2019

🔊 Take heed to this   RusAutoNewsCom.- The Russian LCV market has amounted to eight,634 models in March 2019, indicating an eight% year-on-year lower, as reported by Autostat. The normal chief of the market GAZ has saved its place, with 45% market share in whole in March 2019. GAZ has bought three,848 autos, which signifies a 11.2% year-on-year fall. UAZ occupies the second place, reaching a gross sales determine of 1,373 models. The highest-three is accomplished by Ford with 1028 models. Lada and Volkswagen got here fourth and fifth respectively. Gazelle Subsequent was the best-selling LCV mannequin in March 2019 adopted by Ford Transit and GAZ 3302. Russian LCV market: High 10 best-selling LCV manufacturers in March 2019 in Russia : High 10 best-selling LCV fashions in February 2019 in Russia : *) Figures embody: LCVs < 3t, mild obligation vans < 6t, passenger transporters < 19 seats




Car manufacturing in Russia up by three% throughout the January-February interval

🔊 Hearken to this   RusAutoNewsCom. – Car manufacturing in Russia has elevated by three.1% year-on-year throughout the first two months of 2019. In response to ASM Holding information, 266,490 models autos (vehicles, vehicles, buses) have been manufactured in Russia throughout the January-February interval of 2019. Passenger vehicles output has elevated by three.9% year-on-year through the aforementioned interval, with 246,three thousand models. The manufacturing of overseas model vehicles in Russia went down zero.2% to 179.three thousand autos. LCV manufacturing has additionally grown in the identical interval, by three.9% to 13.2 thousand models. Truck manufacturing, together with gentle vehicles, has fallen by four.three% inside January-February interval of 2019, amounting to 16.four thousand models. The output of overseas model vehicles in Russia went down by 11.5% to three.1 thousand models. Bus output, together with microbuses, has decreased by 9.three% through the aforementioned interval, with three.eight thousand models. The output of overseas model....


The Ministry of Business and Commerce has signed quite a lot of contracts on the availability of 4500 faculty buses and ambulances

🔊 Take heed to this   RNS.- The Ministry of Business and Commerce has signed 584 contracts on the availability of 4500 faculty buses and ambulances, as reported by the ministry press workplace. “A complete variety of 1780 ambulances and 2730 faculty buses have been bought from the 10 billion rubles allotted from the federal price range and the reserve funds of the Russian authorities in 2018” – as written within the assertion. The aforementioned orders have been given to the next six producers: GAZ, UAZ, Ford Sollers, PAZ, KAVZ and Volgabus. Ministry of Business and Commerce has acknowledged that the manufacturing has grown by 17% in these corporations, on account of the implementation of the contracts. “The businesses have benefited from a manufacturing improve of 17% on common in 2018. GAZ and UAZ have skilled the quickest progress charges. 27% extra autos rolled off the conveyors of those corporations....




The Russian Ministry of Trade and Commerce is altering the accounting mechanism within the localisation of automotive business

🔊 Hearken to this   RNS.- The Ministry of Trade and Commerce plans to abolish the obligatory technological operations for the localisation of manufacturing in Russia, as instructed by the deputy minister Alexander Morozov in the course of the improvement of automotive business session at Krasnoyarsk Financial Discussion board. “In accordance with the opinions of the individuals and regulators of the market, dramatic modifications will happen in Act-719 quickly. Initially, the obligatory technological operations associated to sure intervals can be abolished. The format has modified for the reason that situation interval of the rulings. We’re of the opinion that we now have to provide the buyers the chance to implement their funding programmes in accordance with their company improvement programmes and according to the event stage of the native suppliers of key elements, which can result in a extra versatile funding course of within the Russian Federation” – Morozov stated.....


Russian automobile market has elevated by 2% in March 2019

🔊 Hearken to this RusAutoNewsCom. – As introduced by the AEB Car Producers Committee, Russian automobile market has elevated by 1.Eight%, or by 2901 items year-on-year in March 2019, and amounted to 160,180 autos. Inside the first quarter of this yr 391,650 automobiles have been bought in whole, indicating a zero.Three% year-on-year decline. Joerg Schreiber, Chairman of the committee commented: “The small plus in March gross sales, following a equally small minus in February suggests the market continues to be searching for a agency course this yr. Cumulative gross sales within the first quarter are nearly at prior yr stage, achieved by means of a a lot greater effort by market contributors as shopper demand continues to be lagging behind the momentum we noticed one yr in the past. Authorities subsidies for lowerpriced autos efficient from March clearly additionally helped to enhance the entire market image this month. “ Lada....




Daimler has opened the Mercedes-Benz passenger automotive manufacturing unit in Moscow Area

🔊 Hearken to this   Interfax.- German automotive producer Daimler AG has opened Mercedes-Benz passenger automotive manufacturing unit in Moscow Area on Wednesday, as reported by an Interfax correspondent from the opening ceremony. The president of Russian Federation Vladimir Putin, the chairman of the board of Daimler AG: Dieter Zetsche, the vice-president of Russia: Dmitry Kozak, the minister of business and commerce Denis Manturov and the governor of Moscow Area: Andrei Vorobyev have taken half within the ceremony. The development of the Mercedes-Benz automotive manufacturing unit has began in Yesipovo Industrial Park in June 2018, following the signature of a Particular Funding Contract (SPIC) in the course of 9 years, amongst the federal government of Russian Federation, Mercedes Benz Rus, the administration of Moscow Area and the agricultural settlement of Peshkovsky Solnechnogorsk district of Moscow area, along with Daimler AG, Kamaz, Daimler Kamaz Rus and Mercedes Benz Manufacturing Rus. In....


UAZ will launch the manufacturing of the analogues of Prado and G-Class

🔊 Take heed to this   RNS.- Sollers CEO Vadim Shvetsov has introduced plans to introduce funds variations of Land Cruiser Prado and Mercedes-Benz G-Class. As informed by Shvetsov to journalists, the “Russian Prado” will price round 1.5 million rubles: “Our goal is to create a Russian Toyota Land Cruiser Prado. A correct Prado in Russian costs. Because of the low cost we’ve for the model, we’ll almost certainly be positioned on a par with high-tech Chinese language automobiles, at an approximate value degree of 1.5 million rubles.”




Hyundai St Petersburg plant has elevated manufacturing by four% throughout Q1-2019

🔊 Take heed to this   RusAutoNewsCom.- St Petersburg Hyundai plant has manufactured 61,900 vehicles through the first quarter of 2019, which is equal to a four% year-on-year development. The enterprise operates in three shifts, 5 days every week. The corporate plans to function in full capability and manufacture over 240,000 autos in 2019, as reported by Hyundai Motor CIS press workplace. The vehicles manufactured by the corporate (Solaris sedan, Creta crossover, KIA Rio sedan and Rio X-Line hatchback) repeatedly make it into the top-five best-sold fashions rating within the Russian market. As well as, the Russian plant of Hyundai has exported greater than 3800 vehicles throughout the first quarter of 2019, which signifies a 60% year-on-year rise. Belarus, Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan are the precedence export markets for the corporate.


New electrical automobiles gross sales have elevated by 52% in 2018 in Russia

🔊 Take heed to this   RusAutoNewsCom.- In response to Autostat information, 144 new electrical automobiles have been offered in Russia in 2018, indicating a 51.6% year-on-year enhance (up from 95 models). Nissan Leaf has turn out to be the chief of the market with 76 models offered. The chief is adopted by Tesla, which is represented by two fashions: Tesla X, with 40 models offered, and Tesla S with 12 models. As well as, eight new electrical crossover Jaguar I-Tempo, 7 new Renault Twizy and 1 Tesla Mannequin three had been bought in Russia in 2018. As beforehand reported, the Jaguar I-Tempo gross sales in Russia has begun in December 2018. As famous by Autostat, 58 new electrical automobiles have been offered in Moscow and the encompassing area in 2018. The capital is adopted by Primorsky Krai – 24 models, St. Petersburg – 10 models; Krasnodar – 5 models;....




Volvo Vans could localise the manufacturing of computerized gearboxes in Russia

🔊 Take heed to this   Kommersant.- The federal government is able to signal a particular funding contract with Volvo Vans, if the corporate localises the manufacturing of computerized gearboxes in Russia, together with shafts and gears. The choice has been taken following a gathering with the automotive producer, with the participation of the Deputy Prime Minister: Dmitri Kozak, on 12 March. As well as, Volvo Vans will procure the parts for the automated transmissions from Russian suppliers, and develop gas-engine vans. If the corporate indicators the SPIC by the tip of June, will probably be eligible for industrial subsidies. Kamaz and Daimler are the opposite truck firms coated by the SPIC, and if the sanctions are lifted, GAZ Group could begin creating MAN and Scania vans inside the framework of the SPIC. Thereby, if Volvo Vans indicators the SPIC, the Deputy Prime Minister’s concept of equal entry to industrial....


Ford passenger automobile manufacturing will discontinue in Russia by the top of 2019

🔊 Hearken to this   RusAutoNewsCom.- As reported by the corporate press workplace, the shareholders of Ford Sollers three way partnership: Ford Motor Firm and Sollers have come to an settlement and signed a protocol on the restructuring of the three way partnership, the operations of which can think about the LCV section sooner or later. The corporate will strengthen its place and enhance the gross sales of Ford Transit, which will likely be manufactured on the manufacturing unit in Alabuga SEZ, by its new enterprise construction. The gross sales of Transit have risen by 200% within the final three years, which made the mannequin the section chief amongst international manufacturers. The memorandum of understanding has been signed following a assessment of the three way partnership’s technique by the shareholders. The necessity to return to profitability within the short-term and to extend the effectivity of funding within the face of....




Objection towards Aurus’s patent software from Toyota and Lamborghini

🔊 Hearken to this RusAutoNewsCom.- The European Union Mental Property Workplace (EUIPO) has encountered an interruption throughout the registration of the patent software of the Russian model Aurus, as three main world manufacturers – Toyota, Lamborghini and Michelin – instantly raised their protests on the matter. As reported by Izvestiya newspaper, the representatives of the manufacturers are of the opinion that Aurus is much like the names their fashions, by way of sound and spelling: Toyota Auris, Lamborghini Urus and Michelin Taurus. Apparently, within the latter case – with Taurus – the difficulty shouldn’t be even with the title of the automotive, merely referring to a line of vehicle tyres. The truth that all of the three fashions with comparable sound and spelling had as soon as managed to get registered could be taken as an argument in favour of the registration of Aurus. The consultants on the “towards” occasion,....


TIAF supported by Automechanika has taken place for the fifth time

Messe Frankfurt Rus.- February, 26-28, in Kazan underneath assist of Automechanika–the main worldwide exhibition model within the subject of auto components, parts and tools for auto service, the Worldwide Automotive Discussion board TIAF supported by Automechanika 2019 has taken place for the fifth time. The occasion was organized by the Affiliation of European Companies (AEB), the Ministry of Trade and Commerce of the Republic of Tatarstan, the Russian consultant workplace of Messe Frankfurt GmbH and JSC Kazanskaya Yarmarka. TIAF once more confirmed the standing of a key occasion for the automotive element trade in the Volga area. The opening ceremony of the Discussion board and the Exhibition was attended by: Appearing Prime Minister of the Republic of Tatarstan Rustam Nigmatullin, Director Normal of the Affiliation of European Companies Dr. Frank Schauff, Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Tatarstan and Minister of Trade and Commerce of the Republic of Tatarstan....




Avtovaz has accomplished 2018 at a breakeven

🔊 Hearken to this   RNS.- Avtovaz has ended 2018 at a breakeven, as compared with the earlier 12 months’s web lack of 12 billion rubles, based on Russian Accounting Requirements. The income of the Russian firm amounted to 291.eight billion rubles in 2018, following a 24.eight% year-on-year enhance. The quantity of remuneration and compensation for the corporate’s members of board of administrators has amounted to 64.6 million rubles in 2018, which signifies a 19.three% year-on-year shrinkage. Compensation for the board went down by three.5% to 523.2 million rubles.


JAC has opened a spare elements warehouse in Russia

🔊 Take heed to this   RNS.- JAC Car, the official distributor of JAC Motors in Russia, has opened its personal central warehouse for spare elements, which can provide automobile and truck sellers. The warehouse is established on an space bigger than 1200 m2 within the Better Moscow area of Pugovichino, as reported by the press workplace of JAC Car. The present stock-list is over 10,000 gadgets of elements. There are plans to produce the Russian market with not less than 100 million rubles price of JAC Motors spare elements in 2019, which might double final yr’s determine.




Authorities help system for the automotive business will change in Russia

🔊 Take heed to this   Rossiyskaya Gazeta.- A new system of presidency help will come into drive for the auto business in Russia, as of July 1, which might be primarily based on a factors system. The related assertion has been made by the deputy prime minister Dmitry Kozak. In keeping with Kozak, the businesses in Russia will be capable to select the parts to be manufactured in Russia themselves and get the mandatory factors to obtain subsidies. The factors might be decided in accordance with the quantity of added worth. The extra localisation of manufacturing in Russia, the extra factors to be obtained. The factors required to get subsidies might be risen annually. The implementation of the system is deliberate to be launched in 2021. The factors required for subsidies is not going to be too excessive within the initiation course of. As instructed by Kozak, the federal....


Opel returns to the Russian market after four years

🔊 Hearken to this   RusAutoNewsCom.- As annouced by the corporate press workplace, Opel plans to revive its custom on the Russian market inside 2019. Initially three fashions will likely be out there: the Grandland X, the brand new Zafira Life and the Vivaro. Zafira Life and Vivaro Transporter are deliberate to be constructed within the Groupe PSA plant in Kaluga. Opel desires to progressively improve its dedication in Russia within the coming years and this consists of providing a wider vary of merchandise quickly. “A major improve of our worthwhile exports is without doubt one of the key pillars of our PACE firm plan. We’re making appreciable progress on this space,” mentioned Opel CEO Michael Lohscheller. “Russia is a big, strategically vital and engaging market with a number of potential. As a German model with a long-standing custom and a very good popularity within the nation, we are going....




UAZ Hunter is on the Chilean market

🔊 Hearken to this   RusAutoNewsCom.- Ulyanovsk Car Plant and its South American accomplice Inversions UAZ Chile have accomplished the certification exams of the UAZ Hunter SUV as introduced by the press workplace. The provision of Hunter autos to Chile has already began and test-drives are supplied to potential clients, alongside shows. The principle curiosity for UAZ merchandise comes from mining corporations and browsing golf equipment. The UAZ Hunter SUVs will likely be out there for the shoppers in three variations – Basic Laborious Prime, Basic Gentle Prime and Trophy. The fashions differ in look and equipments. For instance, Basic Laborious Prime and Basic Gentle Prime are commonplace Hunters with metallic and cloth roofs respectively. Trophy, then again, is characterised by its unique brown-grey metallic color and a extra severe preparation for off-road situations (safety of steering gears, crankcase and switch case and BF Goodrich All-Terrain off-road tyres). A 2.7....


Vehicle manufacturing in Russia has declined by 1% in January 2019

🔊 Take heed to this   RusAutoNewsCom.- Vehicle manufacturing in Russia has declined by 1.1% year-on-year in January 2019. Based on ASM Holding knowledge 117,892 transport automobiles (passenger vehicles, industrial automobiles, buses) have been manufactured within the nation. Passenger automotive manufacturing has elevated by zero.2% throughout the aforementioned interval, with 112.6 thousand models. The output of international model vehicles in Russia declined by four.2% year-on-year to 83.5 thousand automobiles. LCV manufacturing has additionally declined in the identical interval, by 13.7% to three.eight thousand models. Truck manufacturing, together with gentle vehicles, has declined by 20.2% in January 2019, amounting to four.2 thousand models. The output of international model vehicles in Russia went down by 12.2% and amounted to 1.three thousand models. Bus manufacturing, together with minibuses, has decreased by 29.1% throughout the aforementioned interval, with 1.16 thousand models. The output of international model buses in Russia has declined by 73.2% to....




Volkswagen intends to double engine manufacturing in Russia

🔊 Take heed to this   Kommersant.- Volkswagen has revealed the situations of the SPIC, by way of which it plans to extend engine manufacturing in Russia. RIA Novosti has reported, quoting the pinnacle of the corporate in Russia: Marcus Ozegovich that Volkswagen intends to localise a 1.four liter turbo engine inside the situations of the SPIC. There are plans to extend the manufacturing of a 1.6 liter engine alongside the aforementioned challenge, for the aim of worldwide exports. The 1.6 liter engines, which adjust to Euro-5 requirements, are at the moment manufactured in 90 and 110 hp variations. 11 fashions of the corporate are outfitted with these engines, together with three Russian manufacturing fashions – VW Polo, Skoda Speedy and Skoda Octavia. Volkswagen already exports engines manufactured in Kaluga. 44,000 out of the overall manufacturing determine of 161,000 engines have been exported in 2018. Factories in Spain and Chile....


The web revenue of KAMAZ has shrunk by greater than a hundredfold in 2018

🔊 Take heed to this   RNS.- The web revenue of the Russian automobile producer Kamaz has amounted to 27 million rubles in 2018 in line with Russian accounting requirements, which is equal to a 111 occasions year-on-year shrinkage, as reported by the corporate. The income of the corporate has elevated by four% throughout the aforementioned interval, to 151.1 billion rubles. The corporate has offered 115.three billion rubles price of vehicles in 2018, following a progress of greater than 6%, compared with the earlier 12 months. The web belongings of Kamaz have amounted to 45.16 billion rubles final 12 months, remaining on the 2017 degree. The corporate has said that the preparations continued for the launch of the brand new era of K5 vehicles to the market final 12 months. A brand new cabin carcass manufacturing facility has been constructed and the manufacturing of recent engines has been launched inside....




Ford Sollers has elevated the exports of Russian manufacturing vehicles in 2018

🔊 Take heed to this   Autostat.- Ford Sollers has exported a complete variety of 1,125 Russian manufacturing vehicles in 2018, which is equal to an 11% year-on-year development. The related assertion has been made to Autostat by the press workplace of Ford Sollers. The corporate has added that all the vary of Russian manufacturing Ford vehicles are at present being exported to Armenia and Belarus. Essentially the most quantity of exports have been made to Belarus final yr. Ford Transit and the particular variations primarily based on the mannequin have change into export leaders (34% of the full determine), adopted by Ford Focus (33%) and Ford Kuga (19%). As one could keep in mind, Ford Sollers three way partnership manufactures 7 localised fashions in Russia, that are tailored to the circumstances of the nation in full-cycle know-how, in addition to the 1.6 liter Duratec petrol engines. Ford Focus and....


Russian truck market has declined 5% in February 2019

🔊 Take heed to this RusAutoNewsCom. – Russian truck market has declined 5.1% in February 2019 as compared with the identical interval of the earlier 12 months. In keeping with Autostat 5,724 new vehicles have been bought in Russia in February. Kamaz has saved the management of the Russian truck market, with greater than 40% share in complete in February. The gross sales determine of the model is equal to 2,450 items, which signifies a 20.5% year-on-year rise. The chief is adopted by GAZ with 585 autos and 9.7% year-on-year fall. The highest-three is accomplished by Volvo with 377 items and 18.6% year-on-year fall. Scania has the fourth place within the rankings with 365 items and eight.1% year-on-year fall. Ural has the fifth place with 308 items and 10.eight% year-on-year rise. Kamaz 5490 was the best-selling truck mannequin in February 2019 with 667 items and 137.four% year-on-year rise, adopted by....




UAZ will resume vehicle deliveries to Cuba

🔊 Take heed to this   Interfax.- UAZ will resume vehicle exports to Cuba, as reported by the press workplace of the manufacturing unit. “We anticipate to export a number of hundred SUVs to Cuba yearly, following the success within the assessments carried out within the nation. Ulyanovsk Vehicle Plant has already began the cargo of the primary lot of pickups for the vitality trade of the nation” – as acknowledged by the exports director of the corporate Andrei Dorofeev. Checks had been carried out on the fashions Patriot, Pickup SUVs and Profi mild vehicles on the Cuban Transport Institute. UAZ is hoping for a mass provide of the fashionable mannequin vary to Cuba for the implementation of joint Russian-Cuban tasks. The serial provide of vehicles has been mentioned on 1 March, in the course of the go to of the Cuban ambassador to Russia: Gerardo Penalver Portal to the....


Manturov has disclosed the market share of Russian-made vehicles

🔊 Hearken to this   RNS.- The share of vehicles manufactured in Russia quantities to 85% within the home market, as informed by the minister of trade and commerce Denis Manturov throughout his speech on the convention of the Affiliation of European Companies – AEB. “85% of the autos bought in Russia are manufactured domestically” – he mentioned, and famous that the ratio was solely 15% in 2008. “Take the yr 2008 for example, when the programme of commercial meeting regime started. In whole, no more than 15% had been made in Russia they usually lacked competitiveness” – mentioned the minister.




Russian LCV market has grown 2% in February 2019

🔊 Hearken to this   RusAutoNewsCom.- The Russian LCV market has amounted to eight,041 items in February 2019, indicating an 1.9% year-on-year lower, as reported by Autostat. The normal chief of the market GAZ has stored its place, with greater than 45% market share in complete in February 2019. GAZ has bought three,562 autos, which signifies a 1.7% year-on-year decline. UAZ occupies the second place, reaching a gross sales determine of 1,510 items. The highest-three is accomplished by Ford with 893 items. Lada with 812 items and Volkswagen with 370 items, got here fourth and fifth respectively. Gazelle Subsequent was the best-selling LCV mannequin in February 2019 adopted by Ford Transit and GAZ 3302. Russian LCV market: Prime 10 best-selling LCV manufacturers in February 2019 in Russia : Prime 10 best-selling LCV fashions in February 2019 in Russia : *) Figures embrace: LCVs < 3t, mild responsibility vans < 6t,....


Truck imports have elevated 78% in Russia in January 2019

RusAutoNews.Com – In line with Russian Federal Customs Home knowledge, truck imports to Russia elevated by 77.9% in January 2019, and amounted to 1.four thousand items. The financial worth of those imports quantities to $121.1 million. Truck exports from Russia have decreased by 56.2% to 400 items, producing a complete sum of $eight.5 million.




Automotive exports have elevated by 42% in January 2019

🔊 Hearken to this   RusAutoNewsCom.- In accordance with the Russian Federal Customs Home information, passenger automotive exports of Russia have elevated by 42.four% to six.2 thousand items in January 2019, at a complete financial worth of $76 million. Passenger automotive imports have decreased eight.2% year-on-year in January 2019 and amounted to 13.2 thousand autos. The financial worth of vehicles imported to Russia inside the aforementioned interval amounted to $357.7 million. As reported beforehand, Russian passenger automotive exports has grown 10% in 2018 and amounted to 93.5 thousand items.