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"AUTOSTAT OMNIBUS-2022". Summer car tires: preferences of car owners (fourth wave)

"AUTOSTAT OMNIBUS-2022". Summer car tires: preferences of car owners (fourth wave)

Exit date 27.05.2022

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"AUTOSTAT OMNIBUS" is an annual project of the analytical agency "AUTOSTAT", which is a survey of car owners according to a certain methodology and makes it possible to compare assessment indicators over time.

In the spring of 2022 (in addition to the annual autumn wave), the fourth spring wave of the project will be released, which is aimed at identifying consumer preferences in the purchase and operation of summer tires.

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Continental increases the production of components in Russia

World producer of components Continental starts the production of tyres in Kaluga in October of 2013, said the CEO of “Continental Kaluga”, Georgy Rotov. Earlier the company didn’t specify the month and it was announced about the end of 2013. The construction of plant was started in 2011, investments in the first stage with the capacity of 4 million of passenger tyres per a year (this indicator would be reached by plant by 2016) remained the same – 240 million Euro. The construction of the second stage with the analogous capacity will start in 2015, said Mr. Rotov. Investments in it will be about 200 million Euros. It is possible the production increasing to 16 million of tyres per a year in future, wrote the newspaper “Vedomosti”.

Tyres will be produced under three brands – Continental, Matador and Gislaved. About 70% of products will be delivered in the after sales market and the one third – to plants of the primary configuration, explained Mr. Rotov. The company has the same structure also in global sales. 

The area of lot, where Continental build the production of tyres for passenger cars (60 hectares), will permit to locate here also the production of tyres for trucks with a capacity about 2 million tyres per a year, Mr. Rotov informed “Vedomosti”. By his words, this possibility was planned at the beginning of construction. Terms and investments volume were not reveled by Mr. Rotov: company has not defined parameters yet it discovers the market, he said.

At the present time Continental orders the production of tyres for trucks under brands Continental and Matador to Nizhnekamsk plant ZMK-tyres (it controlled by “Tatneft”). The company doesn’t plan to stop the contract production in this enterprise, said Mr. Rotov.

Continental will build a plant of hydraulic hoses for cars production near the tyre plant in Kaluga, informed the chairman of board of directors Continental, Elmar Degenchart. The production will be started in August-September of 2013, investments in the project will be more than 10 million Euros, remarked Mr. Rotov. We have already orders from Renault, he added. It will be the third Russian component production of Continental: the first one locates in Kaluga, the second one – in Tatarstan. It was announced earlier that global incomes of Continental consist of components by 60%.


13.07.12 AUTOSTAT
Source: www.autostat.ru