Russian car production has increased by 19% within the first nine months

Russian car production has increased within the first half of 2017. According to ASM Holding data, 1.106.565  transport vehicles (trucks, cars, buses) have been manufactured in Russia within the January-September 2017 period, which is equivalent to a 19,3% year-on-year rise.

Passenger cars production has increased by 20,4% during the aforementioned period y/y, with 970.500 units. The production of foreign brand cars in Russia went up 21,9% to 728,1 thousand vehicles.

LCV production has also grown in the same period, by 3,4% to 83,2 thousand units.

Truck production, including light trucks, has risen by 14,4% by the end of the first six months of 2017, amounting to 106,8 thousand units. The output  of foreign brand trucks in Russia went up 89,5% to 17,5 thousand units.

Bus production, including microbuses, has increased by 2,5% during the aforementioned period, with 29,5 thousand units. The output of foreign brand buses in Russia went up 4,8% to  7,3 thousand units.

Source: RusAutoNews.Com