Russia's boom continues

EXCLUSIVE: ITALY: Ford eyes sharp Russia growth

Sharp growth in demand in Russia is leading Ford to add more production capacity at its Saint Petersburg plant, but…

FRANCE: Russia is Nissan’s top European market

Russia became the biggest European market for Nissan in Nissan's 2007/08 financial year, which ended in March. A report in…

GERMANY: BRIC markets to sell 20m cars by 2015

US, Europe and Japan may be saturated in terms of car ownership, but the four major emerging markets are expected…

FRANCE: Valeo following French automakers to Russia

Valeo will this year set up production facilities in Russia this year to accompany automakers setting up assembly there. Chief…

RUSSIA: Ford plant adding 1,500 workers

Ford, while cutting jobs and closing plants in North America, will add 1,500 workers at a Russian factory to increase…

RUSSIA: Valmet considers Russia plant

Valmet is considering setting up an assembly plant in the Leningrad Region in northwest Russia according to local media sources.…

RUSSIA: Severstal Auto plans 35% output jump

Severstal Auto plans to increase its light vehicle output 35% to 135,000 cars in 2008. The company told Prime-Tass that it plans…