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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.

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

02 june more info


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


Are Russians ready for the purchase of a used car at a dealer?
  • 13.06.19 Are Russians ready for the purchase of a used car at a dealer?

    The analytic agency “AUTOSTAT” within the framework of the project “AUTOSTAT OMNIBUS - 2019. Used cars: preferences of car owners” (third wave) * investigated the willingness of car owners to consider purchase of a used car at a dealership. This study was conducted by online survey in March of 2019; it was attended by more than 1,900 car owners of various car brands.



Toyota invests 20 billion rubles in its St. Petersburg plant


During the working visit of the Acting Governor of St. Petersburg Alexander Beglov to the Toyota Motor plant, there were announced some details of the SPIC, concluded on June 28th between the Ministry of Industry and Trade of Russia, St. Petersburg and Toyota Motor LLC. In particular, we are talking about the fact that Toyota plans to invest 20 billion rubles in the development of the St. Petersburg enterprise over 10 years. Modernization of existing facilities should lead to an increase in the production volume of Toyota Camry and Toyota RAV4 models.

According to the press service of the governor, over 12 years, the plant’s capacity has increased 2 times, and the production - almost 12 times. Since the opening in 2007, more than 350 thousand cars have been produced at the St. Petersburg plant of the company. In the course of the upcoming modernization and development of production only within the framework of the SPIC, it is expected to receive about 5 billion rubles in the form of tax fees to the city budget.

Alexander Beglov emphasized that the city is actively developing “smart investments”, which imply the development of high-tech and well-paid jobs at St. Petersburg enterprises.

Note that both models, in the production updating of which Japanese company plans to invest, are in the TOP-25 of the best-selling in the Russian market. So, according to AEB, Toyota Camry sales in January – July’19 reached 19,207 cars (+ 11.4% compared with APPG). As for RAV4, the figure is 16,637 units (+ 1.2%).

26.08.19 AUTOSTAT
Source: www.autostat.ru