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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

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    For the last year, 1 million 671.6 thousand new passenger cars were sold in Russia, which is more by 13.3% than in the last year. At the same time, in December of 2018, sales of new cars were 158.3 thousand units, which is more by 3.9% than a year ago. As for crossovers and SUVs, their sales in January-December grew by 18.1% in compare with 2017 and they were 729.2 thousand cars. The segment's share in total sales grew by 1.7 percentage points and reached 43.6%.



UAZ increased exports by 29% in 2019


According to the results of 2019, the Ulyanovsk Automobile Plant exported 5.72 thousand cars, which is 29% higher than a year ago. The company achieved the greatest growth in the markets of far abroad countries, where deliveries of passenger cars and light commercial vehicles UAZ grew 1.7 times (by 72.8%) to 1.23 thousand units, the UAZ press service reports.

As noted, it became possible due to the expansion of the geography of sales and the model range in the existing sales markets. The supply of Ulyanovsk cars almost doubled in the Asian region. The company stabilized supplies to Laos, and exports to Mongolia increased significantly. Patriot and Pickup models for tourist rental offices, as well as the light commercial truck Profi are delivered officially to the country along with the traditional export of UAZ "Bukhanka" and "Hunter". UAZ sales grew by 67% in the EU countries.

The best sellers of the UAZ lineup are the various modifications of the “Bukhanka”, which continue to gain popularity among fans of European tourism and camping. The past period was also marked by the opening of new export markets, namely Macedonia, Poland, Romania, Serbia, and Estonia.

UAZ car exports to South America and Cuba showed a 37 percent increase. Here the certification process was completed and sales of SUVs "Hunter" in Chile began. In addition, the cooperation with Liberty Island has reached a new level: Ulyanovsk Company has begun the developing of a project for assembling its models in the republic.

A fourfold increase of export volumes was noted the Middle East in the previous year. Here, they still prefer exclusively new models (“Patriot”, “Pickup”, “Profi”), which in their characteristics and equipment are able to compete with the analogues in the region. The list of export countries of Ulyanovsk products in 2019 was replenished by Iraq.

In 2019, UAZ exported 4.49 thousand cars to the CIS and neighboring countries, which is 20.4% higher than a year before. The bulk of supplies are traditionally belonged to Belarus and Kazakhstan, where UAZ assembly production was organized in the previous year.

03.02.20 AUTOSTAT
Source: www.autostat.ru