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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.

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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.

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Assembly of Chevrolet Malibu was started in Uzbekistan



Joint venture «GM Uzbekistan» started the production of sedan Chevrolet Malibu of business class in production basement of “Tashkent aviation enterprise named after Chkalov” (TAPOiC).

“The assembly of new model is implemented by subsidiary GM Uzbekistan, which was created on basement of aircraft plant, where the equipment was created for SKD-technology”, - informed the source in government of Uzbekistan to “PRIAM” agency. By his words, presentation of new model in Uzbekistan should be in April. It is planned to assemble about 5 thousand of Chevrolet Malibu cars till the end of 2012. There will be offered two variants of car configuration for consumers – with automatic and mechanical six-speed transmission.

“By the present time production volumes are oriented on concrete requests of customers in the internal market and if the demand for Chevrolet Malibu would grow then the production will be also increased” – remarked the representative of government. The source remarked that the production localization of new model in an average-term perspective was not presumed.

At the present time GM Uzbekistan implements the SKD-assembly of other two models – sedan Epica and SUV Captiva on basement of TAPOiC. The joint venture assembled 2675 Epica cars (-16%) and 1728 cars of Captiva models (-5,8%) in 2011.

According to estimations of specialists of GM Uzbekistan, the transferring of SKD assembly was connected with production optimization in plant in Asaka and it will permit to increase profitability of assembly in aircraft plant in Tashkent, where unused industrial areas exist at the present time.

At the end of March of 2008 General Motors and “Uzavtoprom” finished the process of creation of joint venture «GM Uzbekistan» on basement of “UzDEUavto” with authorized fund of 266,7 million dollars. In accordance with conditions of joint venture creation, General Motors has 25% of share plus one share of enterprise with a possibility of share increasing to 40%. The rest 75% of shares are belong to “Uzavtoprom” at the present time. The designed capacity of plant is 250 thousand cars per a year. The enterprise produces seven models of cars: three sedan cars – Nexia, Lacetti and Epica, two small cars – Matiz and Spark, Captiva SUV and micro bus Damas. By the results of 2011 production of cars in GM Uzbekistan increased by 2,1% and it was 221445 units. Earlier it was informed that “Uzavtoprom” would invest 15 million dollars in production of technological equipment creation on basement of aircraft plant “TAPOiC” in 2011-2012.

As it was informed earlier, in May of 2011 Kaliningrad plant “Autotor” will start the assembly of sedan Chevrolet Malibu for Russian market.



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