27.01.2015 / Construction in SEZ Togliatti will continue in 2015

Russian Automotive Market Research

In 2015 it is planned to launch the construction of the second phase of SEZ Togliatti on area of 245.6 hectares that is 1.5 times larger than that of the first stage. The customs infrastructure is constructed that will allow residents to fully use the free customs zone regime (now companies use the procedure on a temporary basis). At the same time, residents will continue to work on their plots. It is planned that in 2015 eight companies will launch their productions, and the rest will appear on site. Now the number of residents of SEZ Togliatti is 17 companies with a total amount of declared investments of about 19 billion rubles.

22.01.2015 / «Gaspromneft» will develop a network of service stations in Russia

Russian Automotive Market Research

«Gazpromneft – lubricants» opened its first service station for a quick oil change under the program G-Energy Service in Russia, located in Balakovo in the Saratov region.

The program is effective at stations in Italy and Georgia. Soon three more facilities in Bataisk of the Rostov region, Orenburg and Saint Petersburg will be opened. It is expected that in 2015 the number of these stations will be about forty.

Station G-Energy Service in the Saratov region enables to change the oil simultaneously in two cars. Motor oils and technical liquids at the station can be used for Russian and foreign cars. Service stations will be developed in cooperation with local partners.