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Automotive market in Russia-2018

Automotive market in Russia-2018

Exit date 21.05.2018

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Kaluga plant Volvo increased the production by 3.7 times in 2017


The Kaluga plant Volvo Group Trucks produced 4,665 trucks in 2017, which is more 3.7 times than in the previous year. At the same time, since October of the last year the enterprise has increased the production cycle, which currently makes 26 trucks per day with the cycle five days a week, informs the press service of Volvo Trucks. As noted, the plant Volvo Group provides 78% of the volume of sales. In 2017, the company's customers bought 6001 new Volvo trucks - 3.3 times more than a year before.

The share of the Volvo Trucks market among manufacturers of the Group of Seven has reached 22% against 17% in 2016. Last year, Volvo Trucks increased the production in Kaluga, while raising the level of quality of finished products. According to official ratings, by the end of 2017, the Volvo Group in Kaluga was ranked the second among all 16 plants in the production system of Volvo in the world.

Let's remind, Volvo Trucks became the first foreign manufacturer of the cargo vehicles, which has opened own full-scale factory in Russia in January, 2009. Investments in the project exceeded 100 million Euros, the production capacity of the enterprise is 15 thousand units of equipment per year. In November of 2014, a workshop was commissioned for the welding and painting of the Volvo Group booths, about 90 million Euros were invested in it. In the near future the company plans to open the production of automated gearboxes Volvo I-Shift.

07.03.18 AA "AUTOSTAT"