Output of Ukrainian automaker Bogdan rose 40% on the year to 20,111 vehicles in 2010, the company said.

In December, Bogdan’s output totaled 2,970 cars, compared with about 800 cars in the same period last year, Prime-Tass reported.

The Kiev-based Bogdan Corporation was founded in 2005 and comprises 20 companies, including Cherkassky Autobus, the Lutsk Automobile Plant (LuAZ), and Hyundai Motors Ukraine.