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Russia's Automotive Industry Hit by Economic Crisis
Russia's Automotive Industry Hit by Economic Crisis

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / With several large car manufacturers, including Volvo and Jaguar Land Rover, already heavily affected, the economic crisis makes new victims in the automotive industry, this time in Russia. The coun...

 
AvtoVAZ to Supply Plastics for Nissan
AvtoVAZ to Supply Plastics for Nissan

6 Jun 2011, 12:58 UTC / The involvement of French manufacturer Renault with several Russian automakers is producing effects for Nissan as well, as the Japanese will soon become customers of the plastics manufacturing opera...

 
AvtoVAZ to Expand in South America and Africa
AvtoVAZ to Expand in South America and Africa

28 Mar 2011, 10:38 UTC / The disturbances of 2009, that have forced the Russian automotive industry to fall back on its original positions and rethink the strategy for the future have apparently been cleverly navigated. The...

 
Infiniti Range to Be Built in Russia
Infiniti Range to Be Built in Russia

8 Mar 2011, 09:44 UTC / The expansion and the opportunities offered by the Russian automotive industry is beginning to stir about the same passions as China has done a few years back. We've already seen a flood of ann...

 
GM to Build Chevrolet Aveo Together With Russia’s GAZ
GM to Build Chevrolet Aveo Together With Russia’s GAZ

2 Feb 2011, 10:24 UTC / General Motors, America’s biggest carmaker and long-time partner to its Russian counterpart AvtoVAZ, announced yesterday that an agreement had been reached to build cars together with Russia&r...

 
Russia Imposes New Rules for Foreign Vehicle Assembly
Russia Imposes New Rules for Foreign Vehicle Assembly

3 Dec 2010, 13:37 UTC / Russian Development Minister Elvira Nabiullina has agreed with her counterpart from the Industry and Trade Ministry on new rules for foreign vehicle assembly in Russia. Under the revised rules, fore...

 
Nissan to Increase AvtoVAZ Stake
Nissan to Increase AvtoVAZ Stake

22 Nov 2010, 10:05 UTC / Now that AvtoVAZ has returned to profit, the Russian carmaker can return to its normal business and continue its expansion in both the domestic and the overseas markets. And it appears that this exp...

 
AvtoVAZ Back in the Game, Posts Profit
AvtoVAZ Back in the Game, Posts Profit

17 Nov 2010, 14:33 UTC / It seems like miracles do happen... After several months of fighting to survive, AvtoVAZ managed the impossible: it returned to profit, posting a net profit of 622m roubles (US$20m) for January-Sept...

 
Pininfarina to Build Lada Niva?
Pininfarina to Build Lada Niva?

20 Sep 2010, 08:09 UTC / Things are getting far better for Russian carmaker AvtoVAZ who is now looking to increase its presence on other European markets with the help of well-known partners. This time, it appears that Pini...

 
AvtoVAZ to Build Logan-Based Cars
AvtoVAZ to Build Logan-Based Cars

22 Jul 2010, 10:02 UTC / The synergies between French manufacturer Renault and Russia group AvtoVAZ has been strengthened in the past year or so, with Renault stepping in as the knight in shinning armor and saving the Russi...

 
Renault-Nissan Alliance Expands Partnership with Avtovaz
Renault-Nissan Alliance Expands Partnership with Avtovaz

11 Jun 2010, 14:38 UTC / The Renault-Nissan Alliance and the Russian Avtovaz carmaker (who owns the Lada brand) have announced a strengthening of the collaboration.BAck in February 2008, Renault purchased 25% stake +1 shar...

 
F1, Renault Need Petrov to Expand to Russia - Manager
F1, Renault Need Petrov to Expand to Russia - Manager

24 Mar 2010, 07:56 UTC / Although it is widely perceived that Vitaly Petrov is just another pay-driver entering the world of Formula One – as his seat with Renault was secured via a EUR15 million sponsorship coming fr...

 
Lada Confirms Renault Sponsorship!
Lada Confirms Renault Sponsorship!

4 Mar 2010, 10:16 UTC / What was announced through the voice of Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin was confirmed earlier today, when Genii Capital-controlled Renault F1 Team has confirmed a partnership with Lada for the...

 
Fiat-Chrysler to Produce 500,000 Cars Per Year Through Russian Sollers JV
Fiat-Chrysler to Produce 500,000 Cars Per Year Through Russian Sollers JV

11 Feb 2010, 08:52 UTC / Fiat SpA plans to produce up to 500,000 Fiat and Chrysler cars a year in Russia through its 2.4 billion euro ($3.29 billion) joint venture with local partner Sollers, as Reuters reports. Accordin...

 
AvtoVAZ Should be Sold to Renault for $1
AvtoVAZ Should be Sold to Renault for $1

25 Jan 2010, 13:16 UTC / Things are not going to well for AvtoVAZ, the Russian car manufacturer which produces the cheap Lada brand, as production seriously dropped in 2009. In an interview for a German newspaper, the head ...

 
AvtoVAZ Expects 50% Recovery in 2010
AvtoVAZ Expects 50% Recovery in 2010

14 Jan 2010, 09:44 UTC / Ailing Russian carmaker AvtoVAZ is expecting a recovery of up to 50 percent in the Russian market, as the local auto sector is showing signs of recovery for the current year. Nevertheless, AvtoVAZ h...

 
AvtoVAZ Selling Its Non-Core Units
AvtoVAZ Selling Its Non-Core Units

17 Dec 2009, 16:37 UTC / Russian automaker AvtoVAZ aka LADA is planning to sell or even close all of its non-core units. Six of its subsidiaries, employing almost 30,000 people, have been split from its main car-making busi...

 
AvtoVAZ Receives Sberbank Loan
AvtoVAZ Receives Sberbank Loan

14 Dec 2009, 10:05 UTC / As part of its efforts to survive the crisis and start its much-debated shake-up, AvtoVAZ managed to secure a $228.6 million bridge loan from Russian state-controlled bank Sberbank. The money will b...

 
AvtoVAZ Restructuring Plan Presented
AvtoVAZ Restructuring Plan Presented

28 Nov 2009, 10:30 UTC / Following a top level meeting in Paris last week, attended by Serguey Chemezov, AvtoVAZ chairman, Igor Komarov, AvtoVAZ president, Christian Esteve, Renault vice president and Serguei Skvortsov, Tro...

 
Renault to Provide 240M Euro Package to AvtoVAZ
Renault to Provide 240M Euro Package to AvtoVAZ

27 Nov 2009, 10:19 UTC / French manufacturer Renault, which currently holds 25 percent in AvtoVAZ, will give the Russian automaker a 240 million euro non-cash package that will contribute to the company's efforts of st...