Recall that the enterprise produces the Hyundai Solaris sedan and Creta crossover, KIA Rio sedan and the Rio X cross-hatchback. All these models are among the most popular in the Russian market, and Hyundai Creta crossover is the permanent leader in the SUV segment.
The volume of exports of cars produced at the Hyundai plant in St. Petersburg in January-March 2021 grew by 40% and reached over 7 thousand units. Kazakhstan remains the main export destination, according to the press service of Hyundai Motor CIS.
In 2021, Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Rus plant plans to produce more than 230 thousand vehicles, continuing to work in three production shifts, five days a week. The company's plans for this year also include the start of production of the second-generation Hyundai Creta crossover, which should go on sale in June 2021.