Opel and Chevrolet in Russia: history at a Glance
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    During the production time (from 2002 to 2014, inclusively) of Opel and Chevrolet, it was assembled in Russia more than 1.5 million vehicles of these brands. Since 2002 it was assembled at “GM-AvtoVAZ" 608.7 thousand units, since 2004 at "Avtotor" (574.1 thousand units) and since 2008 at the "General Motors" (341.6 thousand units).



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TOP 10 countries by export of passenger cars from Russia 22.08.19 - 12:54 TOP 10 countries by export of passenger cars from Russia

In 1H19, 19.5 thousand passenger cars were exported

St. Petersburg auto industry increases its pace thanks to the export

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According to the agency Auto-Dealer-SPb, in January-April of 2019, St. Petersburg auto plants Hyundai, Nissan and Toyota produced 129,300 passenger cars, which is more by 7% than a year ago. In April, the production volume in these enterprises amounted to 36,300 vehicles – more by 11% than a year before. Such result is among the TOP-five of the highest results for one month in the whole history of the St. Petersburg car industry.

Recall St. Petersburg plants Toyota and Nissan deliver their products to the markets of Belarus and Kazakhstan. For the enterprise Hyundai the priority export areas are Belarus, Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan.

High results allow St. Petersburg auto industry to increase its share in relation to the all-Russian car production. So, in January-April, it was 24.4% against 23.6% a year before. As AUTOSTAT reported earlier, for four months of 2019, 531 thousand cars left the Russian conveyors - it is more by 4% than during the same period of the last year. According to Rosstat, in April, 147 thousand cars were produced, which is more by 5% than a year ago. It is worth noting that Autotor began the production of the third generation of KIA Cerato sedan on a full cycle in the last month.


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