Avtotor plans to annually build up to 1,000 units of each model, Avtotor’s CEO Valery Gorbunov told reporters.
It already assembles the 3- and 5 series and X3 models.
In 2009, Avtotor plans to produce at least 6,500 BMWs, Gorbunov added. Of the total, 2,253 have been already built.
In January-June, BMW sold 7,829 vehicles in Russia.