20.09.2018 / Russia will bring customs duties on automotive components in line with WTO rules

The preferential regime for the industrial assembly is canceled and the usual rates of import customs duties are applied. Duties will increase by approximately 3-10%.
At the same time, the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation is obliged to reimburse expenses arising from the increase of import customs duties to automakers. 

19.09.2018 / KAMAZ will commission the line to assemble frames

Now KAMAZ press-frame plant is preparing a site for the installation of a line for own production of frames. At the end of 2019 the necessary materials for the production of frames will arrive at the plant, while in the first quarter of 2020 the line will be launched.

11.09.2018 / Launch of production of Mazda engines in Russia

Mazda opened the engine assembly plant for its cars in Vladivostok. The new enterprise is located on the territory of advanced development area «Nadezhdinskaya». The total project value amounted to 3 billion rubles.
Mass production of engines shall begin before the end of this year.