Saturday , January 25 2020
Home / auto / Sales in Russia in March increased slightly thanks to government subsidies

Sales in Russia in March increased slightly thanks to government subsidies

Продажи в России в марте слегка увеличились благодаря правительственным субсидиям

Car sales in Russia last month increased by 1.8 percent, reaching 160,180 cars, helped by government subsidies on the budget, the Association of European businesses (Association of European Businesses, AEB).

This result followed a 3.6 percent February decline of the car market. In General, government subsidy to offset the January decline in demand caused by the tax increase.

“Consumer demand is still lagging behind last year’s trend. Government subsidies to budget cars with effect from March clearly helped to improve the General situation on the market this month,” said Chairman of the AEB Joerg Schreiber.

See also:  Audi showed in the video is a new concept E-Tron

Market leader Lada increased its sales this month by 10 percent, while its closest rival, the Kia increased its volume 2 percent. Located on the third place the Hyundai lost 2 per cent and No. 4 Renault has reduced car sales by 7 percent. Located on the fifth place Toyota was able to increase sales by 3 percent.

See also:  In Russia, a drunken patient was severely beaten by the doctors. Video

Among other automakers have improved their sales Nissan (+27%), BMW (+20 percent), Skoda (+7 percent) and Mercedes-Benz (+3 percent).

The decline is recorded Ford – 32%, Mitsubishi 6% and VW has lost 1 percent.

Overall, sales in Russia for the first quarter decreased by 0.3 percent 391,650 machines.

© 2019, All rights reserved.

Check Also

In the deserted sheds of the USSR was collecting sports cars. History of forgotten diys

The Soviet Union although he had several powerful brands, the diversity of the models of …

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *