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Automotive Industry In Russia. Results of 2019. Prospects

Automotive Industry In Russia. Results of 2019. Prospects

Exit date 02.06.2020

Format PDF, 55 стр.

Price 960 eur.

report contains information on automotive vehicle production in Russia, particularly passenger cars and commercial vehicles

02 june more info

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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.

05 julymore info

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BMW starts assembly of X4 crossover at Avtotor facilities

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On 1 June, BMW concern (Germany) started assembly of the X4 crossover at the facilities of Avtotor plant in Kaliningrad. BMW spokesman explained Interfax agency, that this is SKD assembly. The company does not disclose information on production volume. Avtotor plant manufactures the BMW3, the BMW5, the BMW7 and the X1, the X3, the X5, the X6 crossovers.  

According to earlier information, Avtotor and BMW agreed to construct an automobile assembly plant in Kaliningrad. The capacity of the plant was planned to be 50,000 vehicles per year under two-shift regime, and the localization level was expected to come up to 48%. Investment in the project was estimated at €350 million. However, in May, it was announced that due to the instability in the Russian automotive market, BMW had postponed decision on construction of an enterprise in our country. According to head of BMW Norbert Reithofer, the delay in decision on construction of the plant is connected with "the uncertainty caused by the economic crisis" which has already resulted in more than 40% declined in vehicle sales in Russia. Meanwhile, during the first four months of 2015 BMW dealers in Russia sold 8,334 vehicles - 14% less than a year ago.

04.06.15 AA "AUTOSTAT"
Source: www.autostat.ru