For the first ten months of this year in Russia was sold 24 731 Chinese car brands, said the Agency “AUTOSTAT”. It is by 3.6% less compared to the same period last year.
More than half of the total amount in the country falls on the Chinese car brand Lifan. Such vehicles from January to October this year managed to find 13 094 buyers, which is 5.4% lower than a year earlier. On the second place is occupied by Chery, whose sales during the reporting period increased by 12.7% or up to 4 692 units.
Third place is occupied by Geely at the expense of 1 872 sold cars, which corresponds to a fall of 53.4%. Also the mark of 1 000 copies sold has been able to overcome such Chinese brands like Changan and Haval with a score of 1 489 1 162 cars, respectively.
In addition, 809 Russians opted for cars Zotye (+256,4%). Dealers DFM has sold in Russia of cars 564 (-45,2%). Owners of models of the brand FAW steel 469 people (-36,2%). While sales of Foton amounted to 331 unit (+771,1%), Brilliance – auto 156 (-80,8%), and Hawtai – 93 cars (-57,5%).
The experts added that in October, demand for Chinese vehicles increased by 20%. This means that their volume of sales shows growth for six consecutive months, however year-end 2017 may remain negative.