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Automotive Market in CIS

25.04.2018 / Launch of production of GAZ commercial vehicles in Azerbaijan

GAZ commercial vehicles will be assembled in Azerbaijan. The corresponding agreement was signed by Gorky Automotive Plant and «Azermash». The contract provides for the construction of a new automobile plant in Adzhikabul in 2018-2019.


24.04.2018 / Automotive sales in Belarus and Kazakhstan are growing rapidly

In the first quarter of 2018 new car and LCV sales in Belarus, Kazakhstan and Ukraine showed a noticeable increase. In Belarus and Kazakhstan the market grew by 44% and 49%, respectively. The market in Ukraine showed a more moderate growth of 14% on the first quarter of 2017.


24.04.2018 / MAN commercial vehicles will be produced in Kazakhstan

At the beginning of 2018 «Allure» CG and Uzbek manufacturer AK «UzAvtoSanoat» signed a memorandum on joint production of MAN trucks and buses at «SaryarkaAvtoProm» plant in Kostanay. Production capacities enable to produce up to 3 thousand units a year... 


17.04.2018 / CIS countries are actively increasing car production

According to Russian Automotive Market Research, over the first two months of 2018 the car production in Belarus, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan and Ukraine amounted to 32 thousand units (+55%). Uzbekistan is the leader by car production among these countries...


16.04.2018 / Sales of vehicles in Kazakhstan increased by 49% in the first quarter of 2018

According to the Union of Enterprises of Automobile Industry of Kazakhstan KazAvtoProm, in March 2018 sales of new cars and light commercial vehicles in Kazakhstan grew by 50.6% and made 4 086 units. Over the first three months of 2018 residents of the Republic purchased 11 281 vehicles, which is a 49% increase on the similar period of the last year.


16.04.2018 / Belarusian market showed a 48% growth in the first quarter of 2018

According to the Belarusian Automobile Association (BAA), the automotive market of Belarus increased by 48% in the first quarter of 2018 and amounted to 8 589 cars.
The leader by sales in the republic for the reporting period became Renault, which sold 2 441 cars (+22%) ...


10.04.2018 / MAZ and Weichai launched the construction of a plant producing engines

The construction of a new engine plant, which will be opened by the end of 2018, began in the «Great stone» industrial park near Minsk. MAZ-Weichai JV will produce diesel engines for trucks, buses and special purpose vehicles. Design capacity is up to 20 thousand engines per year...