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Russian President Vladimir Putin compared Russia’s renowned truck maker Kamaz with a phoenix, saying that the enterprise arose from the ashes after a troubled period in the 1990s. "I remember very well the state in which the plant was in the late 1990s and early 2000s. The fire dealt...
Russian companies are building a fleet of five LK-60 icebreakers to keep waters open for the quickly growing Russian Arctic shipping, Port News reported. A fourth and fifth vessel of the powerful LK60 class (project 22220) are needed for support of vessels shuttling to the major coal project in Taymyr...
Manufacturing activity in Russia in March decreased at its sharpest pace since November as the coronavirus outbreak and falling client demand affected production IHS Markit’s Markit Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) showed on Wednesday. This marks the 11th straight monthly decline in the sector. The index measuring factory activity fell to...
Chinese car maker Great Wall Motors has announced it will start manufacturing operations in Russia's Tula region in the first half of 2019, Just Auto reports. The company’s $500 million facility is part of its plan to increase its global footprint and is regarded by Great Wall’s managers as its...
The official representative of KIA in Russia - KIA Motors Russia and the CIS LLC has issued a recall for 5,128 Kia Seltos (SP2) series vehicles on Monday. According to the Russian Federal Agency on Technical Regulating and Metrology, the recall concerns vehicles sold from December 2019 to June...
The second Project 885-M Yasen M-class multipurpose nuclear-powered attack/cruise missile submarine was floated out at the Sevmash shipyards in Severodvinsk, RT reported late last month. A short video clip released by the Russian Ministry of Defense’s (MoD’s) Zvezda television network, shows the “Novosibirsk” lowered into the water by a submarine...
Challenging demand conditions led Russian manufacturing activity to decline in December for the eighth straight month, the Markit purchasing managers’ index (PMI) showed on Monday. The index’s headline reading rose to 47.5 from 45.6 the previous month, which was its lowest level in over a decade. Values over 50 represent expansion,...
One of Russia’s leading independent maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) providers for both Russian and foreign aircraft in Russia, Volga-Dnepr Technics Moscow, has been successfully certified for compliance with the ISO 9001-2015 international standard, Rusaviainsider.com reports. The company successfully implemented a quality management system (QMS) that has improved the...
Russian heavy-duty truck producer Kamaz plans to deliver 2,000 vehicles to Turkmenistan in 2020-2021 and expands the chain of service stations in the country, the Minister of Industry of Russia’s Tatarstan republic Albert Karimov told reporters on Tuesday. The Central Asian country’s president Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov visited the Russian region and...
A plant in Venezuela will start producing Kalashnikov assault rifles under a Russian license next year, Alexander Mikheev, CEO of Russia's state-owned arms supplier Rosoboronexport said this week, according to Exame. "The small arms plant will be put into operation in 2019. We are working to speed up the timing...