Post Tagged with: "Russia"

GAZ growth strategy

GAZ growth strategy

The GAZ Group is charting a strong growth path by expanding into new territories. Story: Bhushan Mhapralkar Photos: Bhushan Mhapralkar and GAZ Entering automobile manufacture in 1929 by signing an agreement with the Ford Motor Company, the GAZ Group (GAZ) rolled out a pick-up truck based on Ford Model A in 1932. In return for the purchase of USD 13 million worth of[Read More…]

by April 23, 2018 Cover Stories, World
Kamaz to enter premiere league

Kamaz to enter premiere league

Kamaz is fast expanding its product range to enter new segments. Story by: Bhushan Mhapralkar At Naberezhnye Chelny, the Kamaz manufacturing complex gives the impression of being a city within a city. Large chimney’s loom into the distance as a network of wide roads criss-cross. With a capacity to make 71,000 vehicles per year, Kamaz, commanding a 56 per cent[Read More…]

by February 16, 2018 Cover Stories, World
Comtrans 2017 is successful

Comtrans 2017 is successful

A biennial show for commercial vehicles held at Moscow, Comtrans 2017 was bigger, better and successful. Story & Photos: Bhushan Mhapralkar Opening its gates to the media on the morning of September 04, 2017, commercial vehicle fair Comtrans 2017 got off to a good start. Held at the Crocus Expo Centre in Moscow, the biennial show saw the participation of[Read More…]

by October 25, 2017 World
Reflecting Russian Truck markets

Reflecting Russian Truck markets

Interview Sergey Alexandrov, General Manager of ITEMF Expo The commercial vehicle market in Russia has faced intense pressure in the recent past. How is the market placed today, and how does it impact the Comtrans exhibition? At the start of 2017, there were 8.09 million commercial vehicles registered in Russia. Since 2009, the number of commercial vehicles has increased by[Read More…]

by August 11, 2017 INTERVIEW