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Automotive Market in CIS

25.02.2021 / Sales of the new LADA Niva Travel start in Belarus

The new LADA importer in Belarus announces the official launch of sales of the new LADA Niva Travel SUV.
LADA Niva Travel is the flagship of the new LADA Niva SUV family. The SUV is offered in five versions ...


18.02.2021 / ASTANA MOTORS sums up its financial results for 2020

In 2020, the automotive market of Kazakhstan showed positive dynamics. A total of 93 369 vehicles were sold in the country (including commercial vehicles), sales grew by 24.2% on 2019 (75 157 units).
In 2020 Astana Motors sales increased by 24.4% to 26 826 new vehicles ...


18.02.2021 / Vehicle production in Kazakhstan grew by 1.8% in January 2021

According to the Association of Kazakhstan Automobile Business (AKAB), in January 2021, 5 981 vehicles of all types were produced. The cost of manufactured products exceeds the same result of the previous year by 20.2% (43 081 million tenge)...


17.02.2021 / The KAMAZ-LEASING subsidiary in Uzbekistan entered the top three leading lessors

KAMAZ ASIA LEASING JV (KAMAZ-LEASING subsidiary in Uzbekistan) entered the TOP-3 lessors by the volume of new leasing transactions in its segment for 2020. The volume of new transactions of KAMAZ ASIA LEASING amounted to 121.3 billion rubles...


16.02.2021 / ASTANA-MOTORS invests into the new method of commercial vehicle production

Astana Motors expands the range of models produced by CKD. The company is starting construction of workshops of welding, cab painting and assembly of light-duty Hyundai trucks at Hyundai Trans Auto subsidiary...


15.02.2021 / The Kazakhstan automobile market grew by 54% in January 2021

According to the Association of Kazakhstan Automobile Business (AKAB), over the first month of 2021, official dealers sold 7 771 cars and light commercial vehicles, as well as 562 trucks, special purpose vehicles and buses, which was a 54% rise on January of the last year (5 396 vehicles sold)...


10.02.2021 / The first resource for sales of LADA genuine spare parts was launched in Belarus

In February, the first unique service for ordering spare parts, accessories and additional equipment for LADA cars was launched in Belarus. This significantly expands the ability of a business specializing in the car repair and maintenance to purchase genuine spare parts directly from the manufacturer at prices comparable to those available to authorized dealers of the brand...


09.02.2021 / MAZ presents novelties at the exhibition for the Russian market

The Minsk Automobile Plant held a meeting with Vladimir Semashko, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Belarus Republic in the Russian Federation, Yury Nazarov, the Deputy Prime Minister of the Belarus Republic, Pyotr Parkhomchik, the Minister of Industry of the Belarus Republic...


08.02.2021 / The first MAZ 203 bus with UV protection against viruses

The Minsk Automobile Plant presented the first MAZ 203 bus equipped with a salon ultraviolet air purifier.
So far, this is an experimental sample. After the successful cycle of testing and running at the Minsktrans enterprises, this version can become optional...


02.02.2021 / Launch of sales of LADA Vesta SW Cross in Belarus

The official LADA importer in the Republic of Belarus launched sales of the new limited edition of LADA Vesta SW Cross special series [BLACK] on January 29, 2021. From this date the new Vesta SW Cross version is available for purchase in all LADA dealerships of the new format...