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Automotive market in Russia

Automotive market in Russia

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This is the seventeenth edition of our annual reference book «Automotive market in Russia», covering results of 2018. It contains statistics and analytics on production, sales and vehicle parc in our country.

In 2018 commercial vehicle market (light commercial vehicles, trucks and buses) in Russia came up to 207,000 vehicles, that is 3% more than a year ago.

As for sales of new passenger cars in Russia, their volume has increased by 13.3% up to 1.7 million units. The sales growth of passenger cars caused production growth and impact on the general data of the Russian automotive industry. There were 1.77 million units of vehicles produced in Russian Federation in 2018, which is 13.9% more than in previous year.

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Analytics

Russian dealers of Ford began sales of updated Mondeo

Ford Mondeo sedan has received a technological upgrade aimed at the safety improving of the car and improving of the intelligent driver assistance systems. People can order updated Ford Mondeo at all official Ford dealers in Russia.

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Infographics

Digit of the day: 3 new cars per 10 used ones
  • 27.12.18 Digit of the day: 3 new cars per 10 used ones

    As experts of the analytic agency AUTOSTAT have established, in Russia the ratio between sales of new and used cars is 1: 3.3. In other words, there are 10 used cars per 3 purchased new cars this year.

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  • 18 may 2009

    In April there were sold nearly 4 thsd cars in privileged credits

    The Ministry of industry and trade published the first totals of the program of giving the car credits. The rates on these credits are subsidized by the Federal budget. VTB 24, Sberbank and Rosselkhozbank got the requests on 11, 8 thsd of privi...

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  • 15 may 2009

    Chevrolet Niva will be sold abroad

    The SUV Chevrolet Niva, output at the joint venture “GM - AVTOVAZ”, will be delivered abroad as export. This was reported for the agency “AUTOSTAT” by the general director of GM - AVTOVAZ John Hanson.
    He reported that now Chevrolet Niva is be...

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  • 15 may 2009

    In April there were sold nearly 4 thsd cars on privileged credits

    The Ministry of industry and trade published the first totals of the program of giving the car credits. The rates on these credits are subsidized by the Federal budget. VTB 24, Sberbank and Rosselkhozbank got the requests on 11, 8 thsd of privi...

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  • 15 may 2009

    AVTOVAZ will reduce the production of cars in 1, 7 times in 2009

    AVTOVAZ is planning to manufacture 475 thsd cars in 2009, as the president of the enterprise Boris Aleshin reported. As Autonews informed, the volume of output of the factory constituted 801, 6 thsd cars in 2008; so this year the production will ...

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  • 15 may 2009

    AVTOVAZ hopes to restore the liquidity until June

    In June 2009 AVTOVAZ can restore its liquidity, reported the president of the enterprise Boris Aleshin.
    “In June AVTOVAZ can restore its liquidity, in fact balancing between the volume of sales and costs”, - “Gazeta.Ru” cites Mr. Aleshin. T...

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  • 14 may 2009

    ACEA forecasts the fall of the automotive market of Europe by 25%

    In 2009 the fall of sales of passenger cars in Europe will be more significant than it was supposed before and will constitute to 25%. This was reported by the general secretary of the European association of car manufacturers (ACEA) Ivan Hodak a...

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  • 14 may 2009

    Volkswagen increased the share in Russia to 3%

    On the background of Russian car market, which reduced by 44% during four months of 2009, Volkswagen that was stably showing positive dynamics increased its share in Russia in over two times. In January – April of 2008 it constituted 1, 3%; on to...

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  • 14 may 2009

    List of subsidized cars could be enlarged on account of more expensive models

    The Ministry of industry and trade is negotiating with car manufacturers and the Ministry of finance about the enlargement of list of cars, which will be sold in credit with rate, subsidized by the Federal budget.
    Today these subsidies ar...

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  • 14 may 2009

    Sales of cars fell more than in two times in April

    Sales of passenger cars and of commercial transport in Russia decreased in April in 2009 by 53% to 135733 cars. This is the highest negative index since the moment of fall of market, however in comparison to the last month, the volume of realizat...

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  • 14 may 2009

    Volvo and SsangYong are included into the list of state purchases

    The Ministry of industry and trade enlarged the list of cars, which will be bought by the regions in 2009 in the context of state subsidies. As the newspaper “Kommersant” reported, there were added Korean SUVs Ssang Yong, assembled by Sollers at ...

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  • 14 may 2009

    Every second car in Povolghje is LADA

    The specialists of the analytic agency “AUTOSTAT” researched the structures of park of passenger cars in the regions of Russia and found out that 56, 4% from the total number of registered cars account for the share of production of Volghskij car...

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  • 14 may 2009

    KAMAZ restarted production

    Today the main assembly conveyer and all production subdivisions of KAMAZ restarted functioning. In May there will be assembled 1967 new trucks and assembly sets. Besides, the distributions of KAMAZ will make spare parts for its technics for sum ...

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  • 12 may 2009

    In China the sales of domestic cars grew on one third in April

    Owing to measures of the government of China on stimulation of demand in the cities and rural regions, the started fall is going on the third month.
    According to data, got by the agency “AUTOSTAT” in the Chinese Association of automotive ma...

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  • 12 may 2009

    Russian car factories are starting the conveyers after May vacations

    Today AVTOVAZ, GM – AVTOVAZ, “Autoframos”, UAZ and other enterprises Sollers, the factory Toyota in St. – Petersburg and KAMAZ are restarting the production of cars after May vacations. Meanwhile, the conveyer “IzhAuto” is going on to stand still...

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  • 12 may 2009

    The biggest number of Russian cars is located in the south of Russia and in Povolghje

    The biggest number of domestic cars in located in the south of Russia and in Povolghje, the majority of foreign cars – in the Far East and in the north – west of our country. This was established by specialists of the analytic agency “AUTOSTAT”, wh...

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  • 12 may 2009

    30% of cars in Russia are sold via internet

    According to estimation of the analysts “RUmetriki”, nearly 30% of cars in Russia are sold via internet. For the middle of April, the rating “Rambler TOP100” registered nearly 10 thsd sites on automotive subjects (a year ago – nearly 8 thsd). The...

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  • 12 may 2009

    Sales of new cars in Spain fell by 45, 6% in April

    The sales of new cars in Spain fell by 45, 6% to 67215 units. The Spanish car market is falling during 12 months. Since the beginning of the year, there were registered only 265 210 of new cars, which is by 43, 7% less than the same index of the la...

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  • 12 may 2009

    Sales of Nissan fell by 16% in Europe

    The volumes of sales of the company Nissan constituted 37980 cars in April of 2009, which is by 16% less than for the same period of 2008. According to official data, the sales of only two models grew: of a compact cross – over Qashqai and hatchb...

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  • 12 may 2009

    USA intends to support the car market using the prize for utilization

    The government of the USA will pay the prize to owner of old cars, who utilize the old cars and change them on new ones. The correspondent bill is included into the American congress. When selling an old car, its owner will get a check from the...

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  • 8 may 2009

    Market of Italy decreased by 7, 5% in April

    In April there were registered 188 406 of new cars in Italy, which is by 7, 5% less than the same index of the last year. These data were provided for the agency “AUTOSTAT” by the Italian association of national car manufacturers (ANFIA).
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  • 8 may 2009

    The sales of cars in France decreased by 7, 1% in April

    In April there was sold 184 475 new cars in France, which is by 7, 1% less than the same index of the last year. In total, during four months of the current year there were realized 689 931 of new cars at the French market, which is by 4, 8% less...

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  • 8 may 2009

    Automotive market of Great Britain fell by 24% in April

    In April there were realized 133475 of new cars in Great Britain, which is by 24% less than the same index of the last year. In total, during four months of this year there were registered 613 833 cars. The decrease against the last year is 28, 5...

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  • 8 may 2009

    Ford is the most popular make in Moscow

    According to data of the recent research of the automotive park of Russia, made by the analytic agency “AUTOSTAT”, Ford is the most popular foreign brand in Moscow. For the beginning of 2009, there were 175, 5 thsd of Ford cars of different model...

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  • 8 may 2009

    The oldest cars are in Siberia and in the Far East

    In April the specialists of the analytic agency “AUTOSTAT” researched the structure of park of passenger cars by regions of Russia. The analysts found out that the biggest number of cars is concentrated in the East of the country.
    The share...

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  • 8 may 2009

    Far East does not need domestic cars yet

    The state program of privileged delivery of domestic cars to the Far East is not yet popular. Since the 17th until the 30th April OAO “Russian railways” delivered 120 cars of production of Vsevolghskij factory and 40 cars Toyota Camry, output at ...

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  • 8 may 2009

    The share of Volkswagen AG grew to 11% at the global market, in Russia it is reaching 7%

    For the first three months of 2009 the concern Volkswagen realized 1, 4 mln cars at the overall market. On the background of the global fall of sales by over 20%, the fall of sales of the concern Volkswagen constituted only 10, 7%. Its share at t...

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  • 8 may 2009

    Porsche and Volkswagen negotiated about amalgamation

    Porsche SE and Volkswagen AG reported about their intention of amalgamation and of creation of “integrated group”, which would output cars under 10 different trade makes. The decision was taken after meeting of shareholders of Porsche and directo...

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  • 6 may 2009

    Automotive market of Germany is growing

    The number of registrations of new cars in Germany grew by 19, 4% and constituted nearly 380 thsd units in April, as the site “Business Auto Club” reported referring to agency Reuters.
    The agency noted that during the first four months of 2...

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  • 6 may 2009

    Sales of cabriolets in Russia fell by 25%

    During the first three months of 2009 there were sold 137 cabriolets at the Russian market. This is by 25% less than for the same period of the last year. Meanwhile, the Russian car market fell more – by 40%, as the specialists of the analytic ag...

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  • 6 may 2009

    Sales of the South Korean cars fell by 16%

    In April the manufacturers of the South Korea fixed the decrease of sales of its production almost by 16% against the same period of the last year. The experts explain this by fall of demand on cars abroad in times of crisis and by the fact that ...

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  • 6 may 2009

    Sales of passenger cars in the USA decreased by 34% in April

    The sales of passenger cars fell by 34% to 820 thsd units in April of 2009. Chrysler had the biggest fall of sales among the leading car companies: on the 30th of April it became a bankruptcy. In April Chrysler sold by 48% less cars in the USA th...

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  • 6 may 2009

    Start of sales of universals LADA Priora are expected at the end of May

    As the agency “AUTOSTAT” was informed, at the end of May AVTOVAZ may start output of universals of the family LADA Priora. According to information of Togliatti’s service “AutoSpravka”, nearly 200 of long – expected universals LADA Priora in the ...

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  • 6 may 2009

    Production of cars in Japan decreased in two times

    On totals of the first quarter of 2009 there was output 1, 61 mln units of automotive technics, which is by 49, 9 % less than for the same period of the last year. Production of passenger cars fell by 50, 1% to 1 366 456 units. Output of trucks...

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  • 6 may 2009

    AVTOVAZ will develop the quality under leadership of the French

    As the agency “AUTOSTAT” was informed, in the middle of April AVTOVAZ signed a decree about designation of head of direction of development of quality Pascal Feltain. Mr. Feltain (40) has been working in the company Renault. During several last y...

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  • 5 may 2009

    Chrysler started procedure of bankruptcy

    One of the companies of “big Detroit three” of car manufacturers of the USA – Chrysler LLC started a procedure of bankruptcy and creditors protection. As the agency “PRIME - TASS” reported, the administration of the USA gave Chrysler time until t...

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  • 5 may 2009

    Shareholders of AVTOVAZ will study the agreement about giving 25 bln rur of state support on the 29t

    The Committee of directors of AVTOVAZ has planned a meeting of shareholders out of turn. The only remained question was the approval of the agreement of loan for special purpose, concluded by OJSC “AVTOVAZ” and the state corporation “”Rustechnolo...

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  • 5 may 2009

    Clear loss of UAZ for the first quarter of 2009 constituted 435, 7 mln rur

    The clear loss of OAO “Ulyanovskij car factory” constituted 435, 7 mln rur in the first quarter of 2009 against 208, 1 mln rur of proceeds in the first quarter of 2008 (according to Russian standards of accounting).
    As “Autonews” reported...

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  • 5 may 2009

    AVTOVAZ started to subsidize the rates by credits for buyers

    Since the 15th April AVTOVAZ started to subsidize the rates by credits for buyers of Lada car – in the context of the program “Lada finance” which will last until the 30th July. As the newspaper “Vedomosti” reported, Rusfinancebank gives rubble c...

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  • 4 may 2009

    Toyota is the most popular foreign make in Russia

    According to data of the recent research of the automotive park, made by the analytic agency “AUTOSTAT”, the most popular foreign brand in Russia is Toyota. For the beginning of 2009 there were registered 2, 73 mln cars of this make and it occupi...

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  • 4 may 2009

    UAZ and other enterprises Sollers were stopped until the 12th May

    Ulyanovskij car factory and enterprises “Sollers – Nabereghnye Chelny” and “Sollers – Elabuga” stopped the production of cars since the 30th April until the 11th May, as the representative of Sollers Zoya Kaika reported for the agency “AUTOSTAT”,...

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  • 4 may 2009

    Poll: the state support will not save the Russian car industry

    Only stimulation of demand on account of decrease of prices on cars will help to overcome the crisis. This “antirecessionary” measures is the most effective one, as 34, 7% of respondents of the poll, made by the analytic agency “AUTOSTAT”, answer...

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  • 4 may 2009

    Russian car factories are on May vacations

    The Moscow factory “Autoframos” stopped the conveyer until the 11th May, after that it will continue functioning in shortened mode – in two shifts. On the 30th of April there was stopped production at “IzhAuto”, which did not have car sets for as...

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  • 4 may 2009

    Duties on new foreign cars could be decreased

    Last Monday at the budgetary commission under the chairmanship of the prime – minister Vladimir Putin there was made an offer to decrease the duties on new imported cars. As the official of the government reported, “The main directions of the cus...

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  • 4 may 2009

    Volkswagen will manufacture the battery-driven vehicles of New Small Family in Slovakia

    Volkswagen located the production of the future family of small cars. Battery-driven vehicles Up!, Space Up! and Space Up! Blue will be manufactured at the factory in Bratislava in Slovakia. The total sum of investments will constitute 380 mln eu...

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  • 4 may 2009

    Capacity of the automotive market of Krasnodar krai exceeds 250 thsd cars

    Krasnodar krai is one of the most attractive regions of Russia from the point of view of development of the automotive business. On data of the analysts of “AUTOSTAT”, in 2008 there were registered 101, 4 thsd of new cars in Krasnodar krai and 15...

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  • 4 may 2009

    Demand on privileged cars will grow only in the middle of summer

    Giving of privileged credits for purchase of cars of Russian production at price until 350 thsd rur was already started in the Russian regions. As the “Russian newspaper” reported, after the start of the state program the growth of sales of Lada ...

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  • 30 april 2009

    AVTOVAZ will stop production for 11 days

    Since the 30th April AVTOVAZ will have 11 days of May vacations to reduce the stock of cars at the factory and to equalize the volumes of production with the level of demand.
    We remind that AVTOVAZ, which has nearly 90 thsd cars at the si...

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  • 30 april 2009

    Citizens of Moscow prefer new cars

    Last year there were registered a bit over 750 thsd cars in Moscow. Nearly 450 thsd of new cars were registered for the first time and nearly 300 thsd of second hand cars were registered on new owners. The ratio between the primary – and aftermar...

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  • 30 april 2009

    AVTOVAZ reduces the direction staff on one third

    The participants of committee of directors of AVTOVAZ approved the reduction of nine vice – presidents of the factory.
    This was reported for the newspaper “Kommersant” by the president of committee of directors of the factory - the general di...

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  • 29 april 2009

    Proceeds of Russian car factories in 2009 will practically not change

    According to forecasts of the Ministry of industry and trade, the proceeds of the Russian car factories almost will not decrease as a result of significant growth of cost of a car in 2009. As the presentation of the Ministry of industry and trade...

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