Sales of Chinese cars in Russia grew by 17% in February
OREANDA-NEWS According to the evaluation of the analytic agency "AUTOSTAT", according to the results of February 2018, the sales of new cars of Chinese brands (including LCV) in our country were 2349 units – by 17% more than a year ago. Thus, they demonstrate the growth of sales in Russia for the tenth month in a row.
The leader among Chinese automakers is still Lifan, the share of which was about half of the total. Sales of cars of this brand were 1,123 units in the last month, which is less by 3% than the result of a year ago. The second position in this rating is kept by Chery, whose sales for the month reached 428 units (+ 29%). Zotye is in third place - the indicator of this brand is 166 cars, which is 3.9 times more than a year before. At the same time, Haval left the top three of leaders, whose result in the last winter month was 155 cars (+ 29%).
Sales of cars of other Chinese brands in February look like this: DFM (113 units, 2.8 times growth), Geely (113 units, -25%), FAW (106 units, growth of 7.6 times), Changan (103 units, -6%), Foton (26 units, growth of 8.7 times), Brilliance (12 units, -14%), Hawtai (4 units, -60%). According to experts of the analytic agency "AUTOSTAT", according to the results of two months of this year, the sales of new Chinese cars were 4335 units, which is more by 20% than the figure of January-February of 2017. Thus, their share is less than 2% of the total volume of the Russian market.