In Ukraine, last year produced 6623 units of vehicles, which is 23% less than in 2017.
According to the Association “Ukrautoprom”, in 2018 Ukrainian automakers produced:
- 5660 cars, which is 22% less than in 2017;
- 132 commercial vehicle – minus 73% compared to the previous year;
- 831 bus, which is 3.4% higher than in 2017.
In December 2018 was issued in 3,5 times less vehicles than in December 2017.
The largest share in the statistics of the month has traditionally taken the automobile division of the national automobile industry – 197 cars. Compared to a year ago, automobile production in December decreased by almost four times, and the entire volume was provided by one plant “Eurocar”.
Production of trucks in the last month of 2018 was carried out. Information on AvtoKrAZ is missing, since the plant has ceased to publish data on its production from August 2016.
The production of buses in the past year fell by 35% and amounted to 76 units.
As reported, in November 2018, domestic auto production decreased by 49% compared to November 2017 – up to 520 cars. In September, Ukrainian plants produced 550 units of motor vehicles, which is 33% less than in the same period of 2017.
In addition, Ukraine has significantly reduced sales of new cars. And the Zaporozhye automobile plant has suspended production of “Lanos” because of the crisis.
Meanwhile, the cars of “fast” will begin to produce on the Japanese Hyundai.