Production of passenger cars in Russia in January-August 2012 increased compared to the same period last year by 15.5% — to 1.3 million units. This data is provided by Rosstat.
Production of trucks (including chassis) for the eight months increased by 3.7% — up to 133 thousand units. Buses in January-August this year were produced in Russia 34.5 thousand., Which is 43.3% more than last year. Release of trolley buses, by contrast, declined by 14.1% to 128 units.