The Russian market of trucks: Volvo FH entered into a three of leaders

The Russian market of trucks: Volvo FH entered into a three of leaders

Results of sales in the market of new trucks in Russia for seven months of 2018 are summed up.

In the period from January to July this year, the Russian market of new trucks sold more than 44 thousand units, and this exceeds the result of last year by 15%.

The most popular among the brands of trucks on the Russian market continues to be KAMAZ, whose share in this period was about 30% – 13.8 thousand sold cars, which is 4% more than last year.

TOP 5 brands of the Russian market of trucks in January-July 2018:

Place  Brand  Sale in January-July 2018 (thousands of pieces)  Difference from January-July 2017

1           KAMAZ                                                       13,8                                                                +4%

2            ГАЗ                                                             4,6                                                                  +9%

3           Volvo                                                           3,8                                                                  +44%

4          Scania                                                           3,1                                                                  +31%

5           MAN                                                            2,6                                                                  +35%

In second place, however, three times behind the leader, is another domestic brand-Gas managed to sell 4.6 thousand trucks (+9%). From the third to fifth place are foreign cars: Volvo (3.8 thousand pieces, +44%), Scania (3.1 thousand copies, +31%) and MAN (2.6 thousand units, +35%).

TOP 5 models of the Russian truck market in January-July 2018:

Place    Model      Sale in January-July 2018 (thousand pieces)        Difference from January-July 2017

1             KAMAZ 43118                                   3,6                                                                                  +23%

2             the lawns NEXT to                          3.2                                                                                   +18%

3             Volvo FH                                           2,9                                                                                   +46%

4             KAMAZ 5490                                   2,7                                                                                    +47%

5             KAMAZ 65115                                  2,6                                                                                    +4%

The most popular model of the truck on the Russian market is KAMAZ 43118, whose sales in January-July 2018 increased by 23% and amounted to 3.6 thousand units. Second place for the Lawn NEXT-3.2 thousand cars and 18% growth, and closes the three “Swede” – Volvo FH model sold 2.9 thousand copies (+46%). The five also included KAMAZ 5490 (2.7 thousand units, +47%) and KAMAZ 65115 (2.6 thousand trucks, +4%).