30% of Kazakhstan produced car already included into structure of total market - A. Lavrentyev
Thanks to timely support of the state, the Kazakhstan cars reached 30% in structure of the total market of a car, the president of Kazakhstan car business Association Andrey Lavrentyev said today, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Speaking at the IV Forum of mechanicians of Kazakhstan "The developed mechanical engineering – competitive Kazakhstan", Andrey Lavrentyev declared that the bottom of an economic crisis is already reached, so the Kazakhstan automotive industry expects only rise and development now.
"I want to tell all sceptics that rumors about death of the Kazakhstan mechanical engineering are strongly exaggerated. In 2016 our companies made everything that is possible. The Hyundai company for the first time entered the export markets, the SIMAZ company finished all localization process on installation of the welding and painting equipment of combines and bodies. The Kostanay autoentity — in implementation process of the big project on welding and coloring of the Peugeot cars, including export of the Jac cars. The plant of a complete cycle implemented by the AziaAuto company together with Russian AvtoVAZ in the city of Ust-Kamenogorsk conducts release of cars. All this gives us decrease in our risks, reduction in cost of cars," Andrey Lavrentyev said.