Russian Automotive Market Research
Car production remains the main driver of the Kazakhstan automotive industry. According to the Association of Kazakhstan Auto Business (AKAB), in 2018 Kazakhstan's enterprises produced 11 118 cars (+77.5%), 365 trucks (-3.2%), 135 buses (-5.6%) and 251 other special purpose vehicles.
In May 2018 2 572 vehicles of all types were produced in the Republic of Kazakhstan, which was a 5.4% rise on April.
In May 2018 SaryarkaAvtoProm (Kostanay) produced 1 277 vehicles, Asia Auto in Ust-Kamenogorsk assembled 1 140 vehicles. KAMAZ Engineering in Kokshetau produced 60 trucks, Daewoo Bus Kazakhstan and Semaz in Semipalatinsk shipped 33 buses and 49 trucks SHACMAN and Ural. Hyundai Trans Auto in Almaty produced 10 vehicles.
Minsk automobile plant presented the first mass-produced CNG garbage truck.
MAZ-4901S4 rear-loading garbage truck was assembled at the Mogilevtransmash plant. The novelty runs on compressed natural gas...
Lada officially enters the market of the Kyrgyz Republic. Lada dealership opened in Bishkek. Asiamotors became Lada's partner in the Kyrgyz market.
Asiamotors center presents the entire Lada line-up. The new dealership was created in full accordance with international Lada and Renault standards...
KAMAZ PJSC and the government of Kazakhstan Republic signed the investment agreement in Naberezhnye Chelny to set up the production of components for KAMAZ vehicles (the main transmission of drive axles, bridge beams, cylinder blocks and engine block heads for trucks) in Kazakhstan.
Within the framework of the X Russian-Azerbaijan interregional forum, held on November 22-23 in Moscow, Ural Automobile Plant and Ganja Automobile Plant signed a framework contract for the supply of Ural vehicle sets to the Republic of Azerbaijan in 2020 and 2021. Deliveries begin in November 2019.
KAMAZ and UzAuto TRAILER launched a new KAMAZ vehicle chassis assembly line in Samarkand (Republic of Uzbekistan).
The line is set up in a new production building area of 7.4 thousand square meters. The assembly line will provide production capacity exceeding 3 thousand trucks per year.
Chery Cars Rus, distributor of Chery cars in Russia, signed dealer agreements with automotive centers in Nur-Sultan - TERRA MOTORS and Astek. Technical opening of dealerships took place in autumn of this year.
Grodno (Belarus) received the first autonomous trolleybuses manufactured by Minsk automobile plant. Such trolleybuses can be sent to remote areas of the city without the construction of power lines.
The new MAZ trolleybus can travel 15 km without recharging...
Within the framework of the program of joint actions in the field of development of the Kazakh-Russian production cooperation the plant manufacturing Kirovets tractors opened in Kostanay. Production is set up in the Industrial zone together with Saint Petersburg tractor plant JSC.
As of January 1, 2019 there were 1 170.7 thousand cars, 147.3 thousand trucks and 30.7 thousand buses in the vehicle population of Azerbaijan.
In the first half of 2019 car sales in Belarus reached 31.61 thousand units, which was a 39.5% rise on the same period of 2018.
For the reporting period Minsk, Minsk and Vitebsk regions were leaders by new car sales.