Automotive Market in CIS

28.04.2015 / «AvtoKrAZ» does not purchase Russian components any more

The Ukrainian AvtoKrAZ redirected to suppliers from European countries and beginning 2015 completely abandoned Russian components. The amount of engines, which was monthly ordered by KrAZ at the Yaroslavl Motor Plant, is currently supplied by Minsk Motor Plant, Deutz, Cummins, Daimler, Fiat, WEICHAI, Ford, Toyota. However, at the request of customers, KrAZ can equip trucks with Yaroslavl engines from the stock reserve of the enterprise.


15.04.2015 / KAMAZ launched production of trucks in Azerbaijan

KAMAZ launched the assembly line of its trucks in the Production Association «Ganja automobile factory» (Azerbaijan) according to the agreements signed in December 2014.


09.04.2015 / Automobile plants in Ukraine produced less than 1000 vehicles in the first quarter 2015

According to Association of car makers of Ukraine «Ukravtoprom», in January - March 2015 production of vehicles in Ukraine fell by 93.5%, or 15.4-fold, and made 922 units. In the first quarter the production of cars decreased by 96.1% in annual terms, only 535 cars were manufactured.

07.04.2015 / Sales of cars in Ukraine decreased five-fold in March 2015

In March 2015 sales of new cars in Ukraine decreased 4.8-fold and made 2259 units. According to Association of car makers of Ukraine «Ukravtoprom», this is the lowest figure for the last 15 years. Over three months of 2015, 7780 cars were sold in Ukraine - by 80% less than in the previous year.