31.01.2018 / Russian manufacturers account for half of suppliers for «Cortege» cars  

Suppliers of «Cortege» «Unified modular platform» project (UMP) will be 147 companies, 74 of which are Russian manufacturers. So, auto glass for cars of the project will be supplied by AGC Glass Russia (Bor of the Nizhny Novgorod region). The company will also cooperate with JV in the development of the instrument projection and multi-band glass antenna.

25.01.2018 / Volkswagen will use customs regime to increase export

Volkswagen Group Rus signed the agreement with the Federal Customs service of the Russian Federation to support export. Volkswagen Group Rus will make full use of possibilities offered by the updated regime of the «processing on the customs territory».

15.01.2018 / ERA-GLONASS will receive new features

ERA-GLONASS emergency response system will receive a special option «quick start». The new technology, which shall start operating in 2019, will enable to determine the location by weaker navigation signals and reduce the time spent on it.

15.01.2018 / Russia will reduce duties in accordance with EU requirements

Russia may reduce rates of import customs duties on automotive components for one year. In order to keep the industrial assembly regime upon accession to the WTO Russia agreed to sustain the level of export of automotive components from the European Union (EU). In 2011 the authorities of the Russian Federation and the EU signed an agreement, not allowing the reduction in the supply of units and aggregates of motor vehicles as a result of the industrial assembly regime entry into force.

11.01.2018 / The Russian software will give foreign navigators a status of the domestic product

Non-Commercial Partnership «Promoting the development and use of navigation technologies» (NP «GLONASS») initiated the legislative recognition of the foreign navigation equipment with software developed in Russia as domestic products.

27.12.2017 / KAMAZ may become Hyundai production partner

Managers and experts of Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Rus – the Russia-based plant of Hyundai Motor – arrived at KAMAZ PTC with a working visit. The delegation visited CUMMINS KAMA JV, where the guests saw a cylinder block processing line, the engine assembly line and other production sites ...

21.12.2017 / KAMAZ launches the production of new Р6 engines

KAMAZ launched a new assembly line for the production of the family of P6 six-cylinder inline engines. All new assembly lines work in start-up mode. By the end of 2017 it is planned to produce 7-10 powertrains.

Industrial production of P6 engines will be launched in March 2018. The new line is designed to produce 12 thousand power units a year.

08.12.2017 / Ford Sollers works on the increase in the localization level 

Ford Sollers plant in Vsevolozhsk localized the welding operations for 60 parts of Ford Focus. These are sidewall elements, rear amps, floor drains, trunk lid and bottom amplifiers. Before-the-shelf components were previously supplied to Ford Sollers plant in Vsevolozhsk from the Ford plant in Saarlouis (Germany) and other European suppliers.

04.12.2017 / Bars Technology will launch production of automotive batteries in SEZ «Alabuga»

In December 2017 Bars Technology (part of «Korib» CG) will launch production of automotive batteries in the Special Economic Zone «Alabuga». It is a joint import substitution project of Russian and foreign partners. The new production of automotive batteries have a fully automated battery assembly; uniform filling with the electrolyte with parallel formation of the battery charge ...

22.11.2017 / Gorky Automobile Plant will produce frames for Mitsubishi Pajero Sport

GAZ Group launched mass production of carrying structures for Mitsubishi Pajero Sport SUVs produced by PSMA Rus plant in Kaluga.
The project is implemented under a contract signed by GAZ PJSC and PSMA Rus LLC on welding of frames for Mitsubishi Pajero Sport by PJSC GAZ, application of corrosion-protective coating ...