Yugoslav automaker Zastava DD decreased production 62.1% to 476 in February 2001 from 1,257 in February 2000, according to provisional totals provided to just-auto.com.

Cars and car-derived commercial vehicles fell 64.7% to 433 from 1,228, while commercial vehicles rose 48.3% to 43 from 29.

Year to date, output declined 71.3% to 516 in 2001 from 1,800 in 2000. Cars and car-derived commercial vehicles decreased 75.1% to 433 from 1,739, as nothing was made in January 2001. Commercial vehicles increased 36.1% to 83 from 61.

Zastava Production - February
Model Body Feb 2000 Feb 2001 % Change YTD 2000 YTD 2001 % Change
PLANT - Cars g 1,228 433 -64.7 1,739 433 -75.1
128 sedan 27 30 11.1 38 30 -21.1
128 Kits for Egypt sedan 528 0 -100.0 528 0 -100.0
Florida hatchback 0 14 - 0 14 -
Florida Poly pickup 0 0 - 0 0 -
Koral / Tempo hatchback 359 341 -5.0 849 341 -59.8
Koral Cabrio cabriolet 1 0 -100.0 2 0 -100.0
Skala hatchback 313 28 -91.1 322 28 -91.3
Skala Poly pickup 0 0 - 0 0 -
Others - 0 20 - 0 20 -
PLANT - Commercial Vehicles v 29 43 48.3 61 83 36.1
Rival (old) van 13 22 69.2 43 45 4.7
Rival (new) van 0 3 - 0 3 -
TurboZeta light truck 14 18 28.6 16 34 112.5
Others - 2 0 -100.0 2 1 -50.0
TOTAL v 1,257 476 -62.1 1,800 516 -71.3
SOURCE just-auto.com

The company, based southeast of Belgrade in Kragujevac, plans production of 29,489 in 2001, including 28,089 cars and car-based commercial vehicles plus 1,400 commercial vehicles.

In 2000 versus 1999, output was up 160.4% to 12,782 from 4,908. Growth registered: 165.7% for cars and car-derived commercial vehicles to 12,264 from 4,616; and 77.4% for commercial vehicles to 518 from 292.

Zastava Production - 2000
Model Body 1999 2000 % Change 2001F
PLANT - Cars v 4,616 12,264 165.7 28,089
128 sedan 265 360 35.8 500
128 Kits for Egypt sedan 0 1,488 - 480
Florida hatchback 132 477 261.4 4,250
Florida Poly pickup 300 500 66.7 550
Koral / Tempo hatchback 1,789 5,832 226.0 16,230
Koral Cabrio cabriolet 2 2 0.0 0
Skala hatchback 1,628 3,016 85.3 5,440
Skala Poly pickup 500 500 0.0 550
Others - 0 89 - 89
PLANT - Commercial Vehicles v 292 518 77.4 1,400
Rival (old) van 180 339 88.3 325
Rival (new) van 0 10 - 325
TurboZeta light truck 81 82 1.2 150
Others - 31 87 180.6 600
TOTAL v 4,908 12,782 160.4 29,489
SOURCE just-auto.com

Zastava employs 11,540 people to make cars and car-derived commercial vehicles plus 950 people to make commercial vehicles.


Contact Ryan James Tutak, associate editor of just-auto.com for Eastern Europe:
E ryan.tutak@just-auto.com
F +36-1 / 317-7257
T +36-1 / 266-2693

To view related research, please follow the links below:-

The automotive industry of central and eastern Europe

Global Car Forecasts to 2005

Auto market intelligence
from just-auto

• Auto component fitment forecasts
• OEM & tier 1 profiles & factory finder
• Analysis of 30+ auto technologies & more