Trade: need IRI in Russian trucks is $20 billion

Trade: need IRI in Russian trucks is $20 billion


Samples of Russian trucks in Iran have already been delivered, said Russian trade representative in Iran Andrei Lugansky. He noted that in Iran the Russian trucks are very popular because they can self-repair.

MOSCOW, 10 Nov. Russian trucks are very popular in Iran, the country needs them at the moment is $ 20 billion, said in an interview with Russian trade representative in Iran Andrei Lugansky.

“Samples of Russian trucks in Iran have already been delivered. These trucks are sold not only in Iran but all over the world. In Iran, our trucks are very popular because they can self-repair”, — he told.

Lugansk explained that all heavy automotive industry of Russia withdrew from the military-industrial complex. “So they are designed to do without service. In Iran there are almost no large transport companies and many private traders. They can’t ride on machines that are expensive and require maintenance,” continued trade.

Answering the question, what is the need of Iran to the Russian trucks to Luhansk said: “I Think in terms of money is about 20 billion dollars.”

The full version of the interview is available on the website ria.ru at 12.00 MSK.