The flagship of the Ukrainian automotive industry produced for February 2 machines
Due to the economic situation of a plant AvtoZAZ paused and went into “sleep” mode
In Ukraine for January and February 2016 made 472 of the car. Relevant information was published by the Association of Ukrainian automobile manufacturers “Ukrautoprom”, the correspondent of IA REGNUM.
The overall result is 4% lower than 2015. However, the production of passenger cars grew. In particular, in January-February produced 373 passenger cars is 60.8% more than in the first 2 months of last year.
Specifically, in February produced 149 cars. On the one hand 33.5% less than the January figure, but more than 17 times the number of cars produced in February last year.
In February of this year, 147 cars were produced at the plant “Eurocar” in Transcarpathia, but the “ZAZ” this month has released a total of 2 cars.
Commercial vehicles in February produced 30 pieces were all produced at the company “AvtoKrAZ”. That’s 53 percent worse than the January result, and 68% less than in
In February, the Ukrainian company has not made a single bus.
As reported IA REGNUM, Ukraine for 2015 was produced 8.244 vehicles, which is a 71.3% less than the result for the year of 2014.
In the end of 90s the increase was due to the release of foreign cars in Ukraine
The production of passenger cars died long years Nezalezhnosti
Passenger cars were produced 5.654 PCs (-78,2% compared to the same period last year), commercial vehicles — 1.716 PCs (-11,2%), buses — 874. (-0,5%).
The largest volume of car production provided just Zaporizhia automobile building plant — 3.937 cars, in the production of commercial vehicles is leading the KrAZ — 401 1 cars, on the buses best indicator of the plant “Cherkassky autobus” 330 units.
Earlier, the management of the Zaporozhye automobile building plant stated that the plant will be suspended and will go into sleep mode, ZAZ will continue to do the sets for export cars to Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan and Belarus.
“We are not going to close Zaporizhia automobile building plant, but we can’t adequately respond to what is happening today with the country and with the market.
In a situation where more than half devalued the national currency, which led to a decrease in purchasing power of citizens of Ukraine, when the Eastern region is in fact a war, stopped the sale in Luhansk and Donetsk oblasts, Crimea, in conditions of a collapse of new car sales in the Ukrainian market and actually stop exports to Russia, to make the cars “stock” has no economic feasibility.
So ZAZ was forced to optimize the number of employees”, — said the honorary President of “UkrAVTO”Corporation