The production of passenger cars fell by 11.4% in October


According to Rosstat, for ten months of 2015 the Russian assembly lines produced 1.1 million passenger cars – it is less by 23.2% than a year before. Meanwhile, in October, it was produced more than 140 thousand cars, which is less by 11.4% than a year ago.

It should be noted that AvtoVAZ in the last month for two days suspended the production of models of Renault-Nissan alliance because of disruptions in supply of components from the Nizhny Novgorod GC "Autocomponent."

With regard to the production of foreign cars, Nissan plant in St. Petersburg began the production of the crossover Qashqai, at the same time due to a significant reduction in D-segment in the Russian market the company discontinued the production of sedan Teana. Kaliningrad "Avtotor" started the assembling of cars Hyundai Elantra, as well as the updated KIA Quoris and KIA cee'd. And at the Ford Sollers plant in Yelabuga it was started the production of the new Ford Explorer by full-cycle technology.

In addition, Russian producers of cars in October celebrated several production anniversaries. Thus, the assembly line of Ford Sollers in Naberezhnye Chelny produced the 5000th Ford Fiesta car since the start of production of this model in June of 2015. The company Hyundai in St. Petersburg, which was launched in January of 2011, has produced the one millionth vehicle. The assembly line of GM-AvtoVAZ produced the 600,000th SUV Chevrolet Niva, this indicator was reached by the company for 13 years of its work.

19 november 2015