Today: 25 September 2017
In the first nine months of the year 2016 Association of European Businesses in Russia identified the most popular car brands in the country.
"The leaders - products of AvtoVAZ, for the period from January to September sold about 190 thousand cars and the share of production of the Volga Group on the automotive market -. 18,6%. However, it is gradually reduced - the negative dynamics was 6,7%. In second place - KIA c market share in 10,5% and more serious negative dynamics in 10,9%. On the third - the Hyundai, the products of this brand based on light commercial vehicles takes 9,9% of the market, but the negative dynamics of the most serious of the three leaders - minus 15,2% ", - sobschaet" Rossiyskaya Gazeta ".
The lowest rates of incidence rate of sales at Nissan they (-24,3%), Mitsubishi (-54,3% and Datsun (-50,1%).
"Among other brands, who have completed the first nine months with a positive result, it is worth noting Ford (+ 16,5%), Lexus (+ 14,4%) and, perhaps, the GAZ group, whose light commercial vehicles have led to market share in 3,7%, and the positive dynamics sales amounted to 1,8% », - the newspaper notes.
In total, the automotive market in Russia in January-September 2016 was sold 1 20 thousand million. 900 new cars that 14,4% less than in the same period last year. In the top-10 basically only domestic brands demonstrate the growth of the market, while the remaining foreign show a negative trend.
Recall, the popularity of AvtoVAZ increased production in Germany: in the first nine months of the year 2016 1229 German dealers sold cars "Lada" brand, which is 41% more than in the same period last year. According to the newspaper VIEW, on production AvtoVAZ demand provided further weakening of the ruble.