Moscow. On 2 November. The Toyota plant in St. Petersburg on Monday halted production for two weeks additional vacation.
As previously reported in the press service of the Russian division of Toyota, from 2 to 15 November 2015 at the company’s plant in St. Petersburg is scheduled collective vacation to prepare for the start of production of Toyota RAV4 in 2016.
“The traditional new year holiday is scheduled from 31 December 2015 to 10 January 2016”, – said the representative of the company.
In 2014, the Toyota plant in St. Petersburg expanded the capacity from 50 thousand to 100 thousand cars per year, running the shop stamping body parts and production of plastic parts. Investments in expansion amounted to 2.7 billion rubles. Currently the plant produces the Toyota Camry model. In 2016 the enterprise plans to start production of the Toyota RAV4.