The Ministry did not discuss with the automakers the delay on localization

The Ministry did not discuss with the automakers the delay on localization


In early autumn of the Volkswagen Group and PSA Peugeot Citroen have invented a way to mitigate the requirements of the rules of industrial Assembly in Russia and asked the Ministry of industry and trade to extend the state of SKD Assembly. However, the issue of delay of execution of requirements has not yet been discussed with the manufacturers.

MAUS (Italy), 23 Oct. The Ministry of industry and trade of the Russian Federation does not discuss with the automakers the delay of implementation of containment requirements, told reporters the Minister of industry and trade of the Russian Federation Denis Manturov.

Deputy Minister of industry and trade Alexander Morozov at the end of August said that the Ministry plans to discuss with the Ministry of economic development granting the automakers some delay on the implementation of the localization requirements.

“No reprieve no one is discussing,” said Manturov, answering the question, did you discuss with the automakers the issue of delay of execution of requirements.

The newspaper “Kommersant” in early September, citing sources in the industry wrote that the Volkswagen Group and PSA Peugeot Citroen came up with another option to mitigate the requirements of the rules of industrial Assembly in Russia and asked the Ministry to extend the state of the semi knocked down Assembly (SKD), which allowed only a few years.

Previously, manufacturers have offered mitigation options agreements. After the devaluation of the ruble last December discussed the idea of introducing in the formula of the localization factor that takes into account currency fluctuations.