AvtoVAZ has begun supplying supplying assembly kits for Lada 4x4 vehicles to its Egyptian plant.

Russia's largest car maker told Prime-Tass it supplied 48 kits in February and the same number in March.

AvtoVAZ plans to supply around 5,300 kits to the plant this year, including about 900 for Lada 4x4 vehicles.

Lada Egypt company plans to start assembly of 4x4 vehicles sometime the June-August period, according to the report.

Lada Egypt's plant was launched in 2006 and currently assembles the 2107. In 2007, AvtoVAZ supplied 3,312 kits to the plant.