Head of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation Denis Manturov said that the serial production of cars at Hyundai’s largest plant in St. Petersburg will begin no later than June 30, 2024.
«Production of serial cars will start from the second quarter of the current year. Therefore, we expect that this will happen in the near future”, – said Manturov in an interview with the TV channel «Rossiya-24».
The plant was bought by the company «Art-Finance», which on January 24, 2024 reported the closing of the transaction on the acquisition of assets of OJSC «Hende Motor Manufacturing Russia» in full volume. Activities include two production sites, located in Sankt-Peterburg: the plant in the industrial zone Kamenka and the plant in the industrial zone Shusharay.
To this end, the plant in Saint-Petersburg restarted the assembly of Kia Rio and Hyundai Solaris. Every day 6-8 machines come off the conveyor. In total the plant can produce from existing machine sets about 2 thousand. Machine.