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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.

23 may more info


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.

05 julymore info


Rating of automobile brands on the index of trust service center


St. Petersburg Hyundai plant increased the production by 5% for 9 months


For the first nine months of 2018, the St. Petersburg Hyundai plant produced 179,200 vehicles, which is more by 5% than in the last year. In total, the company plans to produce more than 235 thousand vehicles in 2018, reports the press service of Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Rus.

As it was noted, the Russian market is the main enterprise. Nevertheless, the St. Petersburg plant of Hyundai Motor continues the exporting to neighboring countries. For example, in January-September of the current year, the plant exported more than 8,500 vehicles, which is two times more in compare with the exports for the same period in 2017.

Currently, Hyundai Motor is actively discussing with the Russian government the possibility of signing a special investment contract. The plant "Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Rus" is one of the most modern and highly productive industrial enterprises in the country. The plant has more than 230 robots that perform operations on welding and painting vehicle bodies. Total investment in the plant project exceeded $ 1 billion.

The Russian plant Hyundai Motor works 5 days per a week in 3 shifts. The company employs more than 2,200 employees, and more than 5,800 employees are employed at Russian plants of automotive component suppliers.

04.10.18 AA "AUTOSTAT"