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Automotive Market in CIS

21.07.2020 / GAZelle-Business is produced and sold in Ukraine under HDC brand

The official distributor of GAZ vehicles in Ukraine – Motor Development Group - is creating a new brand of commercial vehicles HDC. GAZelle-Business vehicles are produced and sold under HDC brand in Ukraine.
Currently, the HDC line-up includes 4 vehicle models ...


14.07.2020 / The rates of car production are falling in the CIS

According to Russian Automotive Market Research, in January-May 2020, the largest growth in car production took place in Kazakhstan (+52% year-on-year), plants of Belarus and Uzbekistan increased their car production by 14% and 19%, respectively...


19.06.2020 / CIS countries increase car production

According to RAMR, in January-April 2020: 
• the largest growth in car production was shown by Kazakhstan (+73% year-on-year)...
 truck production  in Kazakhstan increased almost seven-fold ...
• Kazakhstan actively increased bus production (+73% year-on-year)...


17.06.2020 / Changan car assembly started in Belarus

Production of Changan cars started at the Belarusian enterprise «Unison». Cars will be delivered to the Russian market as well.
The first car to roll off the assembly line of the company was Changan CS35 Plus compact crossover...


26.05.2020 / Sales of Mitsubishi L200 pickup start in Kazakhstan

MMC Rus LLC, the official distributor of Mitsubishi cars in Russia, the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Republic of Belarus, announced the launch of sales of L200 fifth-generation pickup in Kazakhstan. The novelty is offered in five different versions at the price of 13 025 000 tenge...


20.05.2020 / How many cars and commercial vehicles are produced in the CIS?

According to RAMR, in the first quarter of 2020: 
• Belarus, Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan have been actively increasing the production of cars...
• truck production in Kazakhstan increased eight-fold...
• Kazakhstan actively increased the production of buses...


07.05.2020 / MAZ presented its first electric bus

Minsk automobile plant produced its first electric bus - MAZ 303E10.
MAZ 303E10 low-floor electric bus is equipped with 300 kW electric motor and 412 Ah batteries. Storage batteries are charged from autonomous 380-volt transformer or at specially equipped stations...


29.04.2020 / Local Chevrolet cars are entering the market of Kazakhstan

«UzAvtoMotors» together with the Kazakh partner «SaryarkaAvtoprom» LLP launch sales of locally produced Chevrolet cars through their own retail network «Keles Distribution» LLP...


28.04.2020 / LADA Vesta SW in the anniversary version is available to customers in Belarus

AVTOVAZ launched sales of the limited version of LADA Vesta SW in the Belarusian market for its 50th anniversary. The cost of the anniversary special version is 24 200 Belarusian rubles (slightly more than 730 thousand Russian rubles).
LADA Vesta SW Limited Edition received the expanded package of equipment ...


14.04.2020 / Assembly of Dongfeng crossovers for the Russian market can be established in Belarus

Dongfeng DFM 580 crossover received a new vehicle type approval in Russia. It has one difference from the previous vehicle type approval: in addition to DFSK Motor plants in Shiyan and Chongqing, the Belarusian «Unison» is also listed as a «manufacturer». Now the company assembles Zotye cars...