According to the Union of Enterprises of Automobile Industry of Kazakhstan KazAvtoProm, in October 2016 a total of 797 vehicles were produced in Kazakhstan, which is a 17.9% decrease on the similar figure of the last year. Cars accounted for about 85% of this amount, 677 units were produced, which is a 18.9% decrease on the similar period of 2015. The remaining 120 units include trucks and buses.
According to the Union of Enterprises of Automobile Industry of Kazakhstan KazAvtoProm, following results of ten months of 2016 official dealers sold a total of 34.6 thousand cars and light commercial vehicles in Kazakhstan, which is a 58% decrease on the similar figure of the last year (82.2 thousand units). In October this figure was 3.8 thousand units (-47.6%).
«Asia Avto» plant in Kazakhstan began to prepare the launch of production of new LADA models - Vesta sedan, XRAY crossover, as well as Largus station wagon and Granta liftback. In November the plant specialists will assemble the trial batch of cars and test them. The launch of serial production of new models is scheduled for December 2016.
According to Association of automakers of Ukraine «Ukravtoprom», in October 2016 sales of new cars in Ukraine increased by 8% and amounted to 6073 units. Over ten months of 2016, 50233 cars were sold in Ukraine – by 40% more than in the previous year.
The leader in the Ukrainian market in October 2016 remained Toyota