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Commercial Vehicle Market in Russia. Results of 2017, Trends and Prospects

Commercial Vehicle Market in Russia. Results of 2017, Trends and Prospects

Exit date 01.03.2018

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We introduce the update of marketing report "Commercial Vehicle Market in Russia. Results ...

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Analytics

Year 2017 ends with 11,9% car sales market increase

In 2017 new car and LCV sales increased by 11, 9%.

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Infographics

Online sales of minivans Ford Tourneo Custom started
  • 27.11.17 Online sales of minivans Ford Tourneo Custom started

    The St. Petersburg online car dealer Carmart launched the sales of the Ford Tourneo Custom minivans. On the site at the moment, there are available 5 cars of Trend edition for the 2017 (the model is produced at the Ford plant in Turkey).

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News

A new bus plant "Volgabas-Vladimir" was opened

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Holding "Bakulin Motors Group" on December 21st opened a new bus plant "Volgabas-Vladimir" in the Vladimir region. The volume of investments in the project at the first stage was 3.5 billion rubles.

As the press service of Bakulin Motors Group informs, the enterprise will produce gas-powered large buses, as well as electric buses. The latter have recommended successfully themselves in the tests and they are ready for serial production. Currently, negotiations about the delivery of electric buses are conducted with the states of the Near and Middle East, the countries of Africa and Eastern Europe.

The design capacity of the first stage of the research and production complex will be up to 1000 buses per year, which will bring the share of Bakulin Motors Group (Volgabus trademark) in the large bus market up to 20%. As noted, "Volgabas-Vladimir" became the first bus plant built in Russia for 30 years. At the same time, the construction of the first stage was completed in just three years.

The new plant complies with the most modern standards of automotive industry, including the availability of robotic complexes for body welding, laser cutting and metal processing. The use of highly efficient machines can reduce the cost of production, including the cost of electricity, and increases labor productivity at the enterprise to the level of the world's leading automakers.

The construction of the plant in the Vladimir region was due to a number of important factors, such as regional tax incentives for investors, the availability of highly qualified scientific and working personnel in the region, and proximity to the Nizhny Novgorod car cluster. Already, more than 30 domestic manufacturers of components for buses are involved in cooperation. Currently, the plant has already created 280 jobs, the number of which will reach 500 in 2018.

25.12.17 AA "AUTOSTAT"
Source: www.autostat