Minister: Only Hyundai, Kia, Haval make cars in Russia now
TASHKENT, Apr 28 (PRIME) -- South KoreaТs Hyundai and Kia that have a stock of components and ChinaТs Haval are the only producers of light cars in Russia now,†Industry and Trade Minister Denis Manturov told reporters on Thursday.
УHavalЕ Hyundai and Kia have a stock at the Avtotor (car plant) and continue productionЕ but it has decreased. Hyundai continues some production in St. Petersburg as well,Ф he said.
Manturov also said that UEC-Saturn, part of United Engine Corporation (UEC), will be servicing Sukhoi Superjet 100Тs SaM146 engines.
УUEC, of course. UEC and us have made the decision. As to the (PowerJet) joint venture with Safran, Russians are working thereЕ If the French decide to leave entirely then (UES-Saturn) will get the management and continue the operations,Ф he said.