Russian car market has grown in November 2017. According to the AEB Automobile Manufacturers Committee (AEB AMC), the sales of new cars and light commercial vehicles in Russia increased by 15% compared with November 2016 or by 19.913 sold units, and amounted to 152.259 vehicles.
Within January – November period of this year 1.430.197 cars were sold in total.
Joerg Schreiber, Chairman of the AEB AMC commented ““With 15% year-on-year improvement, November sales result put another firm stake in the ground on the recovery path of the Russian car market. Cumulative sales in the past 11 months delivered a plus of 12% over the same period in 2016. It is well worth remembering that exactly one year ago, we were still looking at a cumulative minus of 12%. Quite some progress in a short period of time. One month to go before we know how good the current year finally was, and where the starting line for 2018 will
Lada is the most populer brand of the Russian car market with 29.163 sold units (+14% y/y) in November 2017. KIA Rio was the best-selling model in November with 8180 units. All models among the Top 10 are locally manufactured.