OREANDA-NEWS. According to Rosstat, for the first seven months of 2016 the Russian assembly lines produced 611 thousand cars - it is less by 18.1% than in the same period of the last year. Meanwhile, it was produced 74 thousand cars in July, which is less by 19.8% than a year ago.

It is worth noting that in the last month the assembly lines were stopped at the time of the summer holidays in the Russian plants Hyundai, Volkswagen, Ford, Nissan, and Avtovaz, GM-AVTOVAZ and Izhevsk plant. Meanwhile, the company Ford Sollers began the deliveries of Ford vehicles of Russian production to Armenia. Cars Datsun on-DO and mi-DO, which are produced at the facilities of AvtoVAZ, are exported to Lebanon. In addition, the Volkswagen plant in Kaluga sent the first lot of Polo sedan to the Mexican market. We also add that in July the assembly line of Ford Sollers plant in Yelabuga produced the 100,000th vehicle since the start of production at Ford plant of models in January of 2012.