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Automotive market in Russia

Automotive market in Russia

Exit date 23.05.2019

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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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Leaders of the car market in the 1st quarter of 2018

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For the first month of spring, sales of passenger cars and LCV in our country, according to the AEB, were 157.3 thousand units - almost 14% more than in March of 2017. According to the results of the first quarter, positive dynamics is also observed (+ 21.7% to 392.9 thousand cars). Top-10 of producers are traditionally headed by AVTOVAZ-Renault-Nissan, which sold 137.1 thousand cars in January-March, which corresponds to a market share of about 35%.

In second place there is KIA-Hyundai with 91.3 thousand sold units and a market share of 23.2%. The third place is occupied by Volkswagen Group with the volume of 42.9 thousand cars and shares slightly less than 11%. Thus, they have 69% of the Russian car market totally. We should note that among the ten represented groups of automakers, the market growth was noted at nine of them. At the same time, Mitsubishi added more than others, its sales in January-March of 2018 increased 2.4 times. But the Russian UAZ showed a drop by almost a quarter.

The title of the leader among the models is still held by KIA Rio, whose indicator for the first quarter reached 25.4 thousand sold units. In second place there is LADA Vesta (24.3 thousand units), and LADA Granta closed the top three (20.6 thousand units). In the TOP-5, there are two Hyundai models - the Creta crossover and the Solaris sedan (15.8 and 14.5 thousand units, respectively).

According to experts from the analytic agency "AUTOSTAT", among 20 of presented models only two (and both - Toyota) show a drop in sales in the first quarter of 2018 - the crossover RAV4 (-6.7%) and the Camry business sedan (-9%) . The rest models are in the "plus", with the largest increase in sales volumes of LADA Largus (72.2%).

07.05.18 AA "AUTOSTAT"
Source: www.autostat.ru