Support The Moscow Times!

Kamaz Output on the Rise

Kamaz produced about 5,900 trucks in January and February, 49 percent more than in the same period last year, the company's press office said.

February production rose 55 percent year on year to just over 3,500 trucks.

Kamaz said that during the initial development of the manufacturing program for February, a production break had been considered for the last three days of the month because of insufficient orders.

"However, Kamaz's leadership and management were able to secure additional orders for 360 vehicles. This is basically two days' worth of work for the company's divisions. They started work on March orders, which are up over the previous two months, on the last day of February," the company said.

The group's main motor assembly facilities, its wholly-owned subsidiary Kamaz-Diesel and Cummins-Kama, a joint venture with the U.S. company Cummins, produced 6,400 motors and power units in January and February, up 44 percent year on year, including 3,600 units in February &mdash up 50 percent year on year.

The company sold 843 million rubles ($29.3 million) in spare parts in February, up from 550 million rubles in parts sales for January.

… we have a small favor to ask. As you may have heard, The Moscow Times, an independent news source for over 30 years, has been unjustly branded as a "foreign agent" by the Russian government. This blatant attempt to silence our voice is a direct assault on the integrity of journalism and the values we hold dear.

We, the journalists of The Moscow Times, refuse to be silenced. Our commitment to providing accurate and unbiased reporting on Russia remains unshaken. But we need your help to continue our critical mission.

Your support, no matter how small, makes a world of difference. If you can, please support us monthly starting from just $2. It's quick to set up, and you can be confident that you're making a significant impact every month by supporting open, independent journalism. Thank you.

Once
Monthly
Annual
Continue
paiment methods
Not ready to support today?
Remind me later.

Read more