Currently the average level of localization at Avtotor plant in Kaliningrad is 18-25% in respect of all brands depending on models and versions, and for some models it reaches 30%. Together with partners «Avtotor» nominated local suppliers of a number of components and currently implements projects.
AVTOVAZ supplied a trial batch of Renault Logan painted bodies in Algeria. According to preliminary data, their production for export will be launched in October.
Renault plant located in Oran of Algeria turned to AVTOVAZ for the help in ensuring the production of Renault Logan bodies (L52). Previously bodies were imported in Algeria from Romania, but its site was overloaded.
The company Renault extended the engine range of Logan, Sandero and Sandero Stepway. Cars received 1.6-liter petrol engines capacity of 113 HP. The new engine is paired with five-speed manual gear box.
The Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) decided to zero 3% import duties on gas injectors for supplying the fuel into engine cylinders using natural gas as a motor fuel from September 2016 till the end of 2020. The issue on the temporary zeroing of duties on a number of components will be submitted to the EEC Council.
The first pilot batch of new crankshaft forged pieces was shipped at KAMAZ forge plant in the framework of execution of a large order of the plant producing engines of Volkswagen Grup Rus.
During this year the forge plant will supply three pilot batches of forged pieces to Volkswagen Grup Rus in order to confirm its readiness to launch serial production.