«Asia Avto» in Kazakhstan delivered the first batch of 120 LADA 4x4 SUVs of Ust-Kamenogorsk production to the Chinese market. The railway delivery was preceded by two pilot truck shipments in January 2017.
About 800 cars will cross the border of China during the second quarter and «Asia Avto» estimates the total export potential to China in 2017 in 3500 cars.
According to the Union of Enterprises of Automobile Industry of Kazakhstan KazAvtoProm, in January 2017 a total of 2288 cars were sold in Kazakhstan, which is a 35.3% decrease on the last year.
The rating of the most popular brands in Kazakhstan in January 2017 was headed by Toyota with the figure of 393 sold cars.
According to Association of automakers of Ukraine «Ukravtoprom», in January 2017 sales of new cars in Ukraine increased by 51% and amounted to 4822 units. The leader in the Ukrainian market in January 2017 remained Toyota, which sold 495 cars – by 63% more than in the previous year.