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Automotive Market in CIS

28.12.2018 / New bus sales in Kazakhstan increased by 89%

Over the first ten months of 2018 the new vehicle market of Kazakhstan increased by 27.5% to 56.2 thousand units.
Cars have the largest share in the new vehicle market of the Kazakhstan Republic...


25.12.2018 / GM Uzbekistan completely passed into the hands of the state

Uzavtosanoat acquired all shares of the GM Uzbekistan joint plant from the General Motors concern. The company produces Chevrolet and Ravon cars. In addition, negotiations to buy out shares of GM Powertrain Uzbekistan motor plant from the American concern are under way.


21.12.2018 / MAZ developed a conventional truck for rally-raids

Minsk automobile plant (MAZ) developed a sports conventional truck.
MAZ-6440RR sports truck received MAZ-5309RR chassis, MAZ-5440 cab and MAZ-6440PA hood. The vehicle is equipped with engine capacity of 960 HP.


20.12.2018 / How many vehicles are produced in the CIS countries?

In January-October 2018 191.9 thousand vehicles were produced in BelarusKazakhstan, Uzbekistan and Ukraine (+39% on the same period of 2017). The leader by car production among these countries is Uzbekistan. Over the first ten months of 2018 154.4 thousand cars were produced here.


29.11.2018 / A trial launch of engine production took place in the Chinese-Belarusian industrial park

A ceremony of trial launch of internal combustion engines production took place in the Chinese-Belarusian industrial park «Veliky kamen». The project is implemented by MAZ-Weichai LLC, a joint company of Minsk Automobile Plant (Belarus) and Weichai Corporation (China).


19.11.2018 / Presentation of new LADA Granta and LADA Vesta Cross in Uzbekistan

The official premiere of the new LADA Granta family and Lada Vesta Cross sedan took place within the framework of the opening of LADA Sergeli center after rebranding in Tashkent. Now the full model line-up of LADA cars is presented in Uzbekistan.


23.10.2018 / KAMAZ and «UzAutoTRAILER» will establish the joint venture in Uzbekistan

KAMAZ and UzAutoTRAILER (part of Uzavtosanoat) signed an agreement on the establishment of a joint venture KAMAZ ASIA CENTER in Uzbekistan.
KAMAZ ASIA CENTER will work on the development of dealer and service networks of KAMAZ vehicles in Uzbekistan ...


02.10.2018 / Minsk Automobile Plant launches the production of minibuses and vans

In November MAZ will launch the country's first mass production of minibuses and vans. Assembly will be set up at the free facilities of «Brestmash», parking for finished vehicles and a warehouse of components will be provided.


20.09.2018 / Production of the updated LADA Granta will start in Kazakhstan

Asia Auto in Ust-Kamenogorsk mastered the production of all four body types of the new LADA Granta: sedan, hatchback, liftback and wagon. Prices for sedan in the basic version will start from 2 945 thousand tenge.


18.09.2018 / Car production doubled in CIS

Over the first seven months of 2018 the car production in Belarus, Kazakhstan and Ukraine almost doubled on the same period of the last year and amounted to 24.9 thousand units.
In January-July 2018 16.1 thousand cars were produced in Kazakhstan, which is a leader by the production of this vehicle type among these countries (+85.9% on the same period of 2017)...