"Bogdan" Corporation, one of the leading Ukrainian automakers in early 2014 plans to begin exporting vehicles JAC, production of which is from mid-November this year, will start at the "Bogdan Motors" in Cherkassy.
"Already in January 2014 we plan to manufacture 500CarJ5 sedans per month, including about 100 of them in Ukraine, and the rest for export, primarily in Russia and in Belarus and the countries of Central Asia ", — told reporters, corporate vice president Rudolf Arzumanyan in Cherkassy.
According to him, at present, the corporation is negotiating with suppliers of components to increase the degree of localization of production.
"I think that by December we can reach the level of localization of 51%, even more so that the experience of working with suppliers we have — for examplecar"Bogdan" (based on "Harmony" —IF) Is localized to 60%, "- he said
R.Arzumanyan also said that the selection of suppliers of components involved in China‘s JAC.
As reported, China Anhui Jianghuai Automobile Co. Ltd and the Corporation "Bogdan" are starting a project to produce cars JAC method of full production (welding, painting, assembly).
It is expected that at the end of July this year, the car will be certified in Ukraine.
AK "Bogdan Motors"
currently brings together production assets "Bogdan" corporation for the production ofcarscapacity of 120-150 thousand units. (Lada, Hyundai and cars under its own brand name) in Cherkassy and buses and trolleybuses in Lutsk capacity of 6 thousand a year.
By the end of 2012 among the major shareholders of JSC "Bogdan Motors" were LLC "LMK-Bogdan" (about 21.26% of the shares), Ltd. "MegaAutoLogistics "(22.05%) and private venture corporate investment fund" Bogdan Capital "(11.55%).
China Anhui Jianghuai Automobile Co, Ltd, founded in 1964, specializes in manufacturingpassengercars, light commercial vehicles, trucks and buses. Annual production capacity of more than 700 thousand cars of units, and the annual production of engines is more than 500 thousand units.
The company is among the ten largest manufacturers in China.