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UZBEKISTAN: GM Uzebekistan plans new press shop

6 Apr 2009 | just-auto.com editorial team

GM Uzbekistan, a joint venture of GM and Uzbek automaker Uzavtoprom, plans to build a US$37.3m press shop in 2009-2010.


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New PSA JV to build LCVs in Uzbekistan

16 May 2017 | Graeme Roberts

Groupe PSA and SC Uzavtosanoat have announced an equally owned joint venture (JV) - Uzbekistan PCA - to build a production plant in the Free Industrial Zone of Jizzakh, 200km (120 miles) from Tashkent, in Uzbekistan, to produce Peugeot and Citroën LCVs for passenger and freight transport.


UZBEKISTAN: Car exports to Russia drop 30% as ruble devalues

2 Dec 2014 | Graeme Roberts

Sales of cars made by General Motors' Uzbekistan assembly plant to Russia have dropped by nearly 30% due to the devaluation of the Russian ruble, a government minister said.


UZBEKISTAN: GM JV plans $US50m casting plant - report

22 Nov 2011 | Graeme Roberts

Uzbek automaker Uzavtoprom plans to set up a US$50m casting plant in 2012–2015 to produce cylinders and other parts for the US/Uzbek car engine production joint venture GM Powertrain Uzbekistan, a source in the Uzbek government said, according to RIA Novosti.


UZBEKISTAN: GM starts assembling updated Captiva SUV

8 Sep 2011 | Tony Lewis

An upgraded version of the Chevrolet Captiva SUV with a smaller but more efficient engine has started to roll off the assembly line at GM Uzbekistan, a joint venture between General Motors and Uzbek automaker Uzavtoprom. GM is a 25% stake holder in the venture.


UZBEKISTAN: General Motors JV looks to assemble new model

23 Dec 2010 | just-auto.com editorial team

GM Uzbekistan, the joint venture between General Motors Uzavtoprom, is expected to invest US$136m to assemble a “business sedan” sometime between 2011 and 2013, a source in the Uzbek government told the Prime-Tass news agency.


USBEKISTAN: GM JV spends $125m on Spark assembly

19 Aug 2010 | just-auto.com editorial team

GM Uzbekistan, a joint venture between General Motors and Uzbek automaker Uzavtoprom, has spent US$124.5m to produce the GM-Daewoo designed Chevrolet Spark model line, Uzavtoprom’s press office said on Thursday.


UZBEKISTAN: Daimler JV to build buses in Tashkent

10 May 2010 | just-auto.com editorial team

Daimler has signed an agreement to establish a bus joint venture in Tashkent with full contract closure expected in the third quarter of 2010.


UZBEKISTAN: GM Uzbekistan eyes higher output

24 Feb 2010 | just-auto.com editorial team

GM Uzbekistan, a joint venture of US automaker GM and Uzbek automaker Uzavtoprom, plans to produce 220,000 vehicles in 2010, up 7.3% on the year, a spokesperson for Uzavtoprom has told Prime-Tass.


UZBEKISTAN: GM Uzbeck plant reports flat output

17 Jun 2009 | just-auto.com editorial team

Car production at GM Uzbekistan, a joint venture between GM and Uzbek carmaker Uzavtoprom, was nearly flat on the year in January-May, increasing 0.1% to 78,067 units in the period, the state statistics committee has reported.


UZBEKISTAN: GM JV ups output 13.5%

26 Jan 2009 | just-auto.com editorial team

GM Uzbekistan, the General Motors/Uzavtoprom JV, increased output 13.5% year on year to 195,038 units in 2008, the state statistics committee reported on Monday.



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