The report in focus



Exit date 22.08.2019

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Price 2750 eur.

In the course of the study, we get the features of consumer behavior of car owners by the following themes: automotive antifreeze brand recognition (with and without options) and features of a car coolant choosing.

22 august 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


TOP-10 of brands by sales of cars with automatic transmission in Russia


Russian market slowed down

The global tendency of reduction of demand on cars appeared in Russia at the end of summer this year. The total volume of market of new cars in August was by 10% less than in July and only by 5, 3% more than the same index of August of 2007. The sales in August were less than in the previous months, almost by all brands. So, the leader of market of foreign cars was the brand Chevrolet. In August it sold by 21% less cars than in July. Fords result was by 37% less than the previous month. The sales of Renault, Fiat and Volvo decreased by nearly 30%. The negative dynamics was showed practically by all brands in August, except Mazda, Audi, Citroen, Infiniti and Jeep. We remind you that the leading domestic brand LADA also showed negative dynamics on totals of the last month. The sales of AVTOVAZ in August were by 9% less than in July and by 30% less than in August of 2007.
In general, according to estimation of the analysts of AUTOSTAT, in August there were realized 235 thsd of new cars at the russian market. To compare, here are the volumes of sales during the last five months: March 243, 1 thsd units, April 275, 7 thsd units, May 270, 1 thsd, June 258, 9 thsd units, July 261 thsd units. The total volume of the russian market constituted 1 mln 916 thsd cars during 8 months of the current year, which is by 28, 2 % more than the same index of the last year.
In opinion of the director of the analytic agency AUTOSTAT Sergej Tselikov, it is not yet time to speak about the full saturation of the russian automotive market and its further stagnation. According to his words, some negative facts took place in August: period of leaves, change of dollar rate and significant falling of stock market on the background of flow out of cash means from Russia. Moreover, we should pay attention to two long term negative factors, influencing the market: tougher conditions of banks when giving the credits and reduction of prices for energy carriers, leading to decrease of currency proceeds and of filling of the budget. The autumn season will tell more about the long termed tendencies. For the present moment the analysts of AUTOSTAT do not change their forecasts about the further growth of the russian market. We remind you that the forecast level of market for 2008 is 3, 16 mln units, for 2009 - 3, 65 mln u.