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Automotive Market in CIS

16.12.2015 / Datsun launched car sales in Kazakhstan

Datsun enters the market of Kazakhstan, which became the sixth for brand in the world and the second in CIS countries after Russia.

Beginning December 2015 Datsun offers the residents of Kazakhstan a full model line-up of the brand – Datsun on-DO sedan and Datsun mi-DO hatchback


08.12.2015 / Nissan unites Russia and Kazakhstan into a common market

Nissan Manufacturing Rus becomes the general distributor of Nissan in Kazakhstan. The merger of Kazakhstan and Russia into a common region within Nissan Europe will enable Nissan to more efficiently confront the difficult economic situation in both markets, using joint resources and Russian production.


07.12.2015 / Ukraine imposed antidumping duties on import of Russian cars

Ukraine imposed duties on import of cars from Russia by results of its antidumping investigation. Customs duties will be introduced on January 3, 2016 for a term of five years. Size of duties will be 10.41%-17.66% depending on the manufacturer.

 


04.12.2015 / Sales of cars in Ukraine decreased more than two-fold in January-November 2015

According to Association of car makers of Ukraine «Ukravtoprom», in November 2015 sales of new cars in Ukraine decreased by 24% and made 5144 units. Over eleven months of 2015, 41127 cars were sold in Ukraine, which is by 56% less than in the previous year.

 


25.11.2015 / Lada 4x4 Urban will be produced in Kazakhstan

By the end of 2015 the car assembly plant Asia Auto in Kazakhstan plans to launch the production of Lada 4x4 Urban – urban version of the SUV. The company hopes that the launch of a new Urban version will arouse an interest for the model Lada 4x4.

 


17.11.2015 / Sales of cars in Ukraine decreased by 56% in January-October 2015

According to Association of car makers of Ukraine «Ukravtoprom», in October 2015 sales of new cars in Ukraine decreased by 5% and made 5596 units. Over the first ten months of 2015, 35983 cars were sold in Ukraine, which is by 56% less than in the previous year.


05.10.2015 / Sales of cars in Ukraine decreased by 60% in January-September 2015

According to Association of car makers of Ukraine «Ukravtoprom», in September 2015 sales of new cars in Ukraine decreased by 24.4% and made 4376 units. Over nine months of 2015, 30387 cars were sold in Ukraine, which is by 60% less than in the previous year.

 


14.09.2015 / Production of Fiat cars may be organized in Belarus

Belarus expects to attract the company FCA for the assembly of cars in Minsk. It plans to create SKD assembly of Iveco and Fiat models. The production will be launched at facilities of companies «Unison» and «Belavtomaz». FCA may annually assemble up to 20 thousand cars in Belarus.

 


04.09.2015 / 26 thousand cars were sold in Ukraine in January-August 2015

In August 2015 sales of new cars in Ukraine decreased by 46% and made 3464 units. According to Association of car makers of Ukraine «Ukravtoprom», over eight months of 2015, 26011 cars were sold in Ukraine, which is by 63% less than in the previous year.

 


06.08.2015 / Sales of cars in Ukraine decreased by 21% in July

According to Association of car makers of Ukraine «Ukravtoprom», in July 2015 sales of new cars in Ukraine decreased by 21% and made 5344 units. Over seven months of 2015, 22547 cars were sold in Ukraine, which is almost 3 times lower than in the previous year.