Automotive market segments

27.04.2018 / Tire market by production origin, 2008-2017, mln units

In 2017 Russian tire market grew by 20.4% on 2016 to 51.3 mln units. Fifty-eight per cent of them were manufactured in Russia.

The share of imported tires has not changed since 2015: they account for 42% of the market ...

26.04.2018 / New/Used foreign bus sales, TOP-7 brands, Q1, 2018, %

Buses of foreign brands make a relatively small part of the Russian new bus market. In the first quarter of 2018 they accounted for 12% of new bus sales and amounted to 366 buses. There are more foreign buses on the used bus market: the Q1 2018 sales amounted to 1444 buses which was 28% of the market.

24.04.2018 / New LCV market in Russia, by engine type, I quarter 2017-2018

In the first quarter of 2018 the number of vehicles with petrol and diesel engines became equal in the Russian new LCV market. According to Russian Automotive Market Research, market shares of light commercial vehicles with each of these engine types were 45%, LCV with hybrid engines accounted for another 10% of the market ...

19.04.2018 / Most popular car brands, cars-in-use as of 01.01.2018, %

The Russian brand LADA is the most widespread car brand in the corporate fleets and among vehicles owned by individuals. It accounts for 24% and 32% correspondingly.  

17.04.2018 / Regional markets where new truck sales decline is accompanied by growth in the used truck market, 2018 Q1/ 2017, Q1 %

In the first quarter of 2018 new truck sales amounted to 17.9 thousand vehicles which was a 34% growth on the same period of 2017. Used truck sales, on the contrary, declined by 9% to 58.2 thousand vehicles.  
The regional new truck markets with the largest growth were Udmurtia Republic (+300%), Altai Republic (+267%), Lipetsk region (+176%), Vladimir region (+156%) and Nizhny Novgorod region (+152%) ... 

09.04.2018 / Electric car fleet, by models, as of 01.01.2018, %

Today electric cars are very poorly presented in the Russian vehicle fleet. According to Russian Automotive Market Research, as of January 1, 2018 there are 1 847 electric cars in Russia – this is only 0.004% of the fleet.

05.04.2018 / Truck fleet age composition as of 01.01.2018

Russian trucks-in-use as of 01.01.2018 amount to 3 535 thousand vehicles. Corporate and individual owners account for 51% and 49% correspondingly.
The age composition differs: the share of trucks aged 10 years and under owned by individuals is 17%, while of those owned by companies – 31% ...