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Leaders of Russian automotive market in February 2017
As a result of February 2017, 106658 cars were sold in Russia (according to the AEB, including LCV). Thus, compared with the same period of the previous year, the Russian car market declined by 4.1%. In total from the beginning of 2017 (for January - February) 184574 cars have been sold in the country, and falling has made 4,5%.
The top ten producers are traditionally leaded by AVTOVAZ-Renault-Nissan group, that sold 37.5 thousand cars (+ 0.7%) in February, which corresponds to 35.1% of the total number of cars sold in the country. Hyundai-KIA is at the second place with 21.8 thousand cars sold (-1.0%) and with market share of 20.4%. The third line is for Volkswagen Group with 12.4 thousand cars (+ 6,8%) and with market shares of 11,7%. These three groups together cover more than 67% of the Russian automotive market.
Only four of the ten represented automaker groups show market growth. Best of all it was done by the domestic UAZ whose sales in February 2017 increased by 13.2%. It folled by the Volkswagen Group (+ 6.8%), domestic GAZ (+4.3%) and the aforementioned AVTOVAZ-Renault-Nissan, showed a small increase (+ 0.7%). Other market participants have a decline in sales with the biggest one at Mercedes-Benz (-19%).
A sourse: AUTOSTAT