Financial capacity of the largest market in the country in the Moscow region has declined, but others could grow by tens of percent - mainly due to the replacement of low-cost cars by more expensive models, experts say.19 junemore info
Sales of new cars in Russia by authorized dealers started to grow actively only 10 years ago. In 2005, it was sold 614 thousand of such cars.
According to data of the research of Russian car parc structure, which was conducted by analytic agency AUTOSTAT, by the results of 2011 the average age of passenger cars in Russia is 11,8 years. Therewith, the average age of foreign cars is quite lower - 8,4 years and the age of domestic cars is more almost twice - 14,8 years. Therewith, among Russian cars almost the third (32,2%) is in the age of more than 20 years. And among foreign cars we could find only 11,4% of such old cars.
Analysts remarked that young cars are concentrated in centre of Russia and near Volga - the average ages are 10,6 and 10,4 years, respectively. And the oldest cars are in Far East (17,7 years) and in Siberia (14,3 years) - the affect of huge volumes of import of used RHD foreign cars from Japan during the last two decades. It should be reminded that Russian parc had a little bit more than 35 million of passenger cars as of the beginning of 2012.
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St. Petersburg online car dealer Carmart began sales of cars Hyundai Creta. Users of Carmart will be able to buy a new bestseller of Russian car market, never appearing in a Hyundai dealership.more
Experts of the analytical agency AUTOSTAT conducted a study of the financial capacity of the market of new cars in RF regions in 2011-2013.more
In 2012 the number of cars in Russia grew more than 10% in comparison to last year.more
According to data of analytic agency AUTOSTAT, the number of sales of cars was 2,7 million units in the after sales market in January-June of 2012 and it was more by 24% than in January-June of the previous year, when it was sold 2,1 million of new carsmore