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Assessment of the financial position of Russian car owners and their plans to purchase a car in 2019

Assessment of the financial position of Russian car owners and their plans to purchase a car in 2019

Exit date 07.03.2019

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The new marketing report «ASSESSMENT OF THE FINANCIAL POSITION OF RUSSIAN CAR OWNERS AND THEIR PLANS TO PURCHASE A CAR IN 2019» presents the results of an online survey. The survey was conducted in January 2019 (together with the portal), and more than 7,000 car owners took part in it.

In the course of the study, data were obtained on the level of the financial position of Russian car owners (self-assessment of the financial situation of the family, credit load and availability of savings).

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Vortex Tingo occupied the one third of production of “TagAZ” in the first half of year


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Taganrog plant produced 6865 vehicles by the results of the first half of 2012 and it was less by 48,4% than in the previous year (13315 units). The production decreasing in “TagAZ” was provided by the continued shortage of working capital for the purchase of components.  

As the press office of “TagAZ” informed AUTOSTAT agency, the most mass model in Taganrog plant is still crossover Vortex Tingo, which was produced in amount of 2456 units (the falling is 2 times) in the first half of year. So, this model is every third vehicle that was produced in “TagAZ”. It should be remarked that the production of restyling version of Tingo was started in the enterprise from May. 

And the production under brand TAGAZ increased by 2,8% to 665 vehicles and it was provided by the model range increasing – “TagAZ” started the production of sedan C10 and SUV C190 in June and October of the previous year. Besides, the assembly line of enterprise produced 257 of light commercial vehicles TAGAZ LC-10 Hardy for six months of 2012. Also “TagAZ” increased the production of sedan BYD F3 by 74% to 1523 vehicles.

The production of models Hyundai decreased 5 times to 947 vehicles in January-June of 2012, among them 578 vehicles were crossovers Hyundai Santa Fe Classic (-34%). The production of small tonnage trucks Hyundai Porter, the production of which was resumed by “TagAZ” in July of the previous year, was 783 vehicles in the first half of 2012. Besides, it was produced 167 of Hyundai County buses (the falling was 3,5 times) and 9 tractors Hyundai HD.

In April of 2012 Taganrog plant, which has finance difficulties and high accounts payable for the last years, filed a lawsuit of its own bankruptcy to protect itself from creditors and for further financial improvement of company. At the beginning of June there was introduced a procedure of external monitoring for the period of five months. The debt of “TagAZ” to banks-creditors is about 12 billion Roubles. In spite of bankruptcy procedure, “TagAZ” doesn’t refuse its plans of model range development and it is going to launch a new model in autumn – the four door sport coupe TagAZ Aquila.


07.08.12 AUTOSTAT