SKRIN (Russia) reports that Russian carmaker Avtoframos is going to expand production of the Renault Logan so that it can reach capacity of 60,000 cars per year in 2006.

Before the end of 2005 Avtoframos will make a decision on doubling output, General Director Jean-Michael Galinye said on September 2, 2005 at Interavto Fair. Avtoframos seeks to obtain the industrial assembly status and holds talks.

The Russian Economy Development Ministry said that this decision may be made before the end of 2005, Vedomosti reported.