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RUSSIAN MARKET MOTOR OILS 2017

RUSSIAN MARKET MOTOR OILS 2017

Exit date 15.09.2017

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Analytics

The Russian car market in 2016 decreased by 11%

According to the AEBusiness, by the results of 2016, the Russian car market decreased by 11% to 1 million 425 thousand 721 cars.

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Infographics

Brands structure of LCV parc on 01.01.2011

News

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  • 28 february 2013

    Kaluga plane Volvo Group produced about 6,000 trucks in 2012

    Kaluga plant Volvo Group produced 5,959 trucks for 2012, which is a 17.6% increase on the last year (5,067 vehicles). The CEO of “Volvo Vostok”, Peter Andersson, informed about it and he remarked that it was produced 4,387 vehicles (+17%) under Volvo brand and 1,572 trucks under Renault brand (+19%).

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  • 28 february 2013

    GAZ Group will deliver buses LIAZ in Omsk

    GAZ Group will deliver 20 buses of big class LIAZ-5256 to the Omsk Passenger transport enterprise №2 by March 20th. The aim of purchase is the planned renovation of vehicles of transport enterprise, buses will service urban routes.

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  • 28 february 2013

    The exhibition “World of car” will be held in St. Petersburg

    XXII International exhibition “World of car” will be held in St. Petersburg from April 3rd till 7th, which is dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the biggest and the last international motor show in the history of Russian Empire, which was held under the personal patronage of Nicholas II.

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  • 28 february 2013

    Kia became the leader among foreign cars in Yekaterinburg market in January

    According to data of “Auto-Dealer-Yekaterinburg” agency, 5,500 new passenger cars and light commercial vehicles were sold in Yekaterinburg in January of 2013, which is a 3% increase on 2012.

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  • 28 february 2013

    “Sleeping” agreements of industrial assembly will be terminated in 2013

    Ministry of economic development will offer to terminate the agreements on industrial assembly till the end of 2013 (they give privileges to import of components), the implementation of which investors have not started, the representative of Ministry informed “Vedomosti” newspaper. Earlier authorities promised to close them before the end of 2012.

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  • 28 february 2013

    Volvo will open an excavator plant in Kaluga in May of 2013

    Volvo Group Company will open a plant of Volvo Construction Equipment production in May 2013. The CEO of “Volvo Vostok”, Peter Andersson, said about it and he also added that investments in the construction were EUR 41 million.

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  • 27 february 2013

    No more cheap LADA cars

    Togliatti dealers of LADA continue to raise their prices in accordance with AvtoVAZ’s recommendations, wrote “AvtoSreda”. Some dealers raised prices by RUB 5,000 for Lada Kalina hatchbacks with “normal + audio preparation” equipment and “normal, power steering, audio system” equipment.

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  • 27 february 2013

    VTB will finance priority investment projects of GAZ Group

    VTB Bank and GAZ Group concluded the agreement to open five credit lines with a total limit of RUB 6 billion for a period of five years. The purpose of future loans is the financing of major investment projects of GAZ Group aimed at the development of new products and production facilities upgrading.

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  • 27 february 2013

    Premium segment grows faster than the market

    Sales dynamics in the passenger car segment of “premium” brands is ahead of the market for the last four years. The director of the analytical agency AUTOSTAT, Sergey Tselikov, said about it at the conference “The automotive market in Russia. Results and prospects”.

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  • 27 february 2013

    Russian President awarded GAZ employee the Medal of Honor

    Anatolii Zapalov, the mechanic of truck production of GAZ plant, was awarded the Medal of Honor for labor achievements and many years of diligent work. The President, Vladimir Putin, presented the state awards to GAZ employee and he signed a decree on awarding of employees of domestic enterprises.

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  • 27 february 2013

    AvtoVAZ has approved the design of absolutely new model

    AvtoVAZ has approved the design of new model, which will be executed in the style of a concept-car XRAY that was presented in Moscow motor show the last year. The president of AvtoVAZ, Igor Komarov, informed about it. It is about the project Lada B, which could be more expensive than models Granta and Kalina and it will change the flagman Lada Priora in future.

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  • 27 february 2013

    AvtoVAZ is going to raise prices for cars slower than inflation

    The management of AvtoVAZ promises that prices for Lada cars will grow slower than inflation this year but new rules of scrappage fee payment may prevent these plans. The President of AvtoVAZ, Igor Komarov, said about it in the on-line interview with “Arguments and facts”. Changes in the payment of scrappage fee are expected no earlier than six months, said Mr. Komarov, referring to developers from the government. The company will satisfy the current applications for Lada models by the current prices”, - he said.

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  • 26 february 2013

    St. Petersburg occupied the fourth of Russian car industry in January

    According to “Auto-Dealer-SPb” agency, St. Petersburg plants Toyota, GM, Nissan and Hyundai produced 31,400 vehicles in January of 2013, which is a 17% increase on January of 2012. Each fourth passenger vehicle produced in Russia in January was made by St. Petersburg plant. This indicator was the best one for the whole history of St. Petersburg car industry (it was 19.7% for 2012).

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  • 26 february 2013

    “Sollers-Bussan” started the delivery of Toyota Land Cruiser Prado SUVs

    The first lot of Toyota Land Cruiser Prado SUVs that were assembled in Vladivostok were shipped from “Sollers-Bussan” – the joint enterprise of Russian company “Sollers” and Japanese Mitsui & Co. 

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  • 26 february 2013

    AvtoVAZ will increase the production of Lada Largus and Nissan Almera in March

    AvtoVAZ is going to start the increased production of models based on platform of alliance Renault-Nissan. The assembly line B0, on which Lada Largus and Nissan Almera are assembled, passes to the three shift mode from March 4th of 2013.

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  • 26 february 2013

    “GAZ Group” showed “Sobol Business” with the four-wheel drive

    At first GAZ Group showed “Sobol Business” vehicle with a new scheme of all-wheel drive within the 2nd International specialized exhibition of country vehicles “ATV-2013”. The special feature of new transmission was a connected wheel drive, drive shafts with constant velocity joints (CV joints), slip differential of rear axle ELocker.

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  • 26 february 2013

    KAMAZ returns to five-day working week

    KAMAZ will operate as usual – five-day mode – in March-April of 2013. The chairman of plant, Oleg Afanasiev, informed about it the newspaper “Vedomosti” and he remarked that the decision was taken in a view of order volume – it is planned to produce about 4,500 trucks and vehicle sets monthly.

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  • 26 february 2013

    AvtoVAZ is ready to produce cars for people with disabilities

    AvtoVAZ is ready to produce cars for people with disabilities on base of Lada Granta, informed the president of plant, Igor Komarov.

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  • 25 february 2013

    Renault stops sales of sedan Symbol in Russia

    Company Renault has refused the deliveries of sedan Symbol of new generation, the premiere of which was in motor show in Istanbul.

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  • 25 february 2013

    GAZ Group kept the leadership in the Russian bus market

    GAZ Group kept the leadership in the Russian bus market with a share of 64% for 2012. Export to CIS counties and outside the CIS region grew by 12% due to the sales of buses of all classes by contracts in Nicaragua, Kazakhstan, Ukraine, Belarus and other countries. Sales of buses grew by 5% to 13,900 units in comparison with 2011.

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  • 25 february 2013

    GAZ Group invested over RUB 5 billion in the pre-production of “GAZel Next”

    GAZ Group invested over RUB 5 billion in the pre-production of “GAZel Next”. There were installed in particular a new automated welding line, new test facilities and test equipment in GAZ. Let us recall that the premiere of “GAZel Next” was in Moscow international motor show in August of 2012.

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  • 25 february 2013

    The market of commercial vehicles slowed the growth at the end of 2012

    According to Committee of commercial vehicle makers of AEB, sales of light commercial vehicles were 188,095 vehicles in Russia for 2012, which is a 7% increase on a YOY basis. 

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  • 25 february 2013

    Suzuki is ready for the launch of hydrogen cars

    Company Suzuki and British Company Intelligent Energy opened the joint venture for the production of fuel cells in Japanese city Yokohama. The enterprise will produce elements, which are intended for use in models Suzuki, informed Motor.Ru.

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  • 25 february 2013

    AvtoVAZ will take EUR 30 million for the production modernization

    AvtoVAZ is going to sign a credit agreement for EUR 30 million with VTB bank, which will be used for production modernization.

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  • 22 february 2013

    AvtoVAZ entered the TOP-5 leaders of LCV market in January

    Sales of light commercial vehicles grew by 9.2% in Russia in January and they were 8,895 units. At the same time domestic brands have taken two-third of market (67.7%), the rest 32.3% were foreign cars.

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  • 22 february 2013

    Toyota will produce a record number of cars in 2013

    Japanese concern Toyota is going to increase the production of cars under brands Toyota and Lexus to the record 8,79 million units in 2013 and 9,5 million vehicles in 2014. 

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  • 22 february 2013

    Scrappage fee will be also paid by Russian car makers

    According to the Russian Minister of economic development (MED), Andrey Belousov, the mechanism of scrappage guarantees for Russian car makers will be eliminated.

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  • 22 february 2013

    Jaguar Land Rover increased Russian sales by 34% in January

    Sales of company “Jaguar Land Rover” increased by 34% to 885 cars in the Russian market for January of 2013, among them 815 SUVs Land Rover (+37%) and 70 premium-sedans Jaguar (+8%). Representatives of company “Jaguar Land Rover Russia” are sure that the sales level will remain at a stable level throughout 2013.

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  • 22 february 2013

    AvtoVAZ starts the production of “civil” Lada Granta Sport

    AvtoVAZ and Togliatti Company LADA Motor Sport Technologies will launch the production of “road version” of Lada Granta Sport on February 27th. According to AvtoVAZ, the target group of model is the young, active people that prefer sporty driving style. 

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  • 22 february 2013

    Quality objectives for 2013 were approved at UAZ

    Quality objectives for 2013 were approved at Ulyanovsk car plant. Quality objectives of enterprise are developed and confirmed annually in accordance with quality policy and international standard ISO 9001:2008.

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  • 21 february 2013

    Kia announces the sale of last year’s cars in Russia

    Company Kia Motors Rus announced discounts for the most of its cars assembled in 2012, which will be valid till the end of February of 2013.

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  • 21 february 2013

    Peugeot 301 will appear in the Russian market in May

    Peugeot Company is going to start sales of new low-cost sedan Peugeot 301 in Russia in May. The press-service of Russian office Peugeot informed the edition “AvtoSreda” but prices and configurations of new car were not revealed. 

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  • 21 february 2013

    “GAZel Business” will have a bi-fuel engine that runs on petrol and CNG

    GAZ Group showed “GAZel Business” with bi-fuel engine UMZ that runs on petrol and compressed natural gas, methane. The start of serial production of vehicles “GAZel Business CNG” will be in autumn of 2013. 

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  • 21 february 2013

    Russia and Byelorussia agreed the creation of “Rosbelavto” holding

    Byelorussian and Russian sides agreed essentially on conditions of MAZ and KAMAZ merging in “Rosbelavto” holding. The chairman of State Property Committee of Byelorussia, Georgii Kuznezov, informed about it and he remarked the holding will be created on parity basis.

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  • 21 february 2013

    The tax on luxury cars will be included in their prices

    The Ministry of finance revised its proposal to introduce the tax on luxury cars, the Deputy Minister of finance, Sergey Shatalov, informed the newspaper “Vedomosti”. 

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  • 20 february 2013

    “Rolf” is going to increase sales by 23% in 2013

    Retail subdivision “Rolf” is going to sell 83,160 vehicles in 2013 and to show the growth of 23% by 2012. This goal is much higher than the expected market growth and “Rolf” plans to undertake several important steps in the business development to achieve it.

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  • 20 february 2013

    Great Wall Hover M2 comes in the Russian market

    Company “Irito”, the exclusive distributor of Great Wall in Russia, starts sales of new crossover Hover M2.

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  • 20 february 2013

    Hyundai begins Russian sales of three-door hatchback i30

    Company “Hyundai Motor CIS” announced prices for a three-door hatchback Hyundai i30. This car will be available in three configuration levels as with manual, so with 6-speed automatic gear box and two types of engines for a choice: 1,4L with 100HP capacity and 1,6L with 130HP capacity.

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  • 20 february 2013

    Car experts discussed prospects of Russian car market

    The III annual conference for analysts and specialists of marketing “Russia car market – results and prospects” was held yesterday in Moscow organized by analytic agency AUTOSTAT and portal AutoMarketolog.Ru. 

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  • 20 february 2013

    SEAT will show three new models in Russia in 2013

    SEAT Company will launch three new models in the Russian market in 2013. Ibiza CUPRA and new Leon (five-door hatchback) will appear at the end of spring and minivan Alhambra will be in the market in summer. 

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  • 20 february 2013

    European car market “fell back” to 23 years ago in January

    Sales of passenger cars in Europe, including EFTA countries, decreased by 8.5%, to 918,280 cars, in January of 2013. According to European association of car makers (АСЕА), the result of the last month corresponds to the sales level of January 1990.

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  • 19 february 2013

    Production of passenger cars grew by 14.3% in January

    According to Rosstat, 127,000 passenger cars were assembled in Russia in January of 2013, which is a 14.3% increase on a YOY basis.

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  • 19 february 2013

    AvtoVAZ prepares the production of 2 millionth SUV Lada 4х4

    AvtoVAZ prepares the production of 2 millionth SUV Lada 4х4, which in accordance with assessments of plant specialists should be produced at the beginning of March. And the car will be already 36 years old in April. 

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  • 19 february 2013

    GM increased the profit by 19% in Russia in 2012

    American concern General Motors increased the revenue in the Russian market from sales to $1,99 billion for 2012. According to the company, the GM revenue increased by 19.3% in Russia in the previous year in comparison with 2011. Assets of company grew by 33% to $165 million in Russia for 2012.

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  • 19 february 2013

    The serial production of Toyota Land Cruiser Prado was launched in Vladivostok

    The joint enterprise “Sollers Bussan” launched the serial production of SUVs Toyota Land Cruiser Prado. The production volume of the first stage of JV will be about 1,000 cars a month.

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  • 19 february 2013

    AvtoVAZ has doubled payments for Board members

    It was paid RUB 335 million to Board members of AvtoVAZ in 2012, which is 2,2 times more than in 2011. The salary of RUB 180,5 million was paid to top-managers (it was almost RUB 119 million in 2011), bonuses – RUB 145,6 million (RUB 21,8 million) and cost compensation RUB 8,8 million (RUB 7,8 million), wrote the newspaper “Vedomosti” with reference to the quarter report of AvtoVAZ.

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  • 19 february 2013

    Byelorussian car market grew by 27% in 2012

    According to Byelorussian car association (BCA), sales of cars of all types in Belarus grew by 27% and they were 20,648 units in 2012. In connection with the change in the VAT collection in this Republic and price unification with dealer networks of Customs Union countries in the car market of Byelorussia, the structural changes took place.

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  • 18 february 2013

    Production site of ZiL will be reduced by 10 times

    The revival of the Moscow Likhachev plant is at a fast pace since the Moscow government has taken on the intensive care this enterprise. After all changes the old industrial areas of the plant will be reduced by 10 times.

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  • 18 february 2013

    Chrysler withdrew 370,000 cars because of possible problems

    American car maker Chrysler withdrew 370,000 cars because of possible technical problems. It is pickups Ram that were assembled from 2009 till 2012, trucks Dodge Dakota that were assembled from 2009 till 2011 and also SUVs Chrysler Aspen and Dodge Durango.

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  • 18 february 2013

    The production launch of “Yo-mobile” was postponed till March of 2015

    Company “Yo-Avto” that realizes the first project of hybrid car in Russia postponed again the launch of “Yo-mobile” in the serial production. According to the Chairman of Board of directors “Yo-Avto”, Andrey Biryukov, the production will be launched not earlier than March of 2015.

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