UAZ denied information to the media about strikes in the enterprise


ULYANOVSK, December 25. /Corr. Natalia Good/. Ulyanovsk automobile plant denied the offset. information on strikes in the enterprise. Earlier, some media said the pipeline company twice in one month stopped due to the dissatisfaction of the staff of the upcoming layoffs and the lack of indexation of salaries.

“The situation described in the media, is not true. The plant is working at full capacity, no stopping of the conveyor was not – even for an hour or for 10 minutes, for a minute anyway, and that was written down,” – said the press service of the Ulyanovsk automobile plant.

The company also stressed that no cuts to the team in 2016 is not scheduled. “We will combine a number of internal divisions, but without changes in the population”, – said the representatives of UAZ.

In turn, the Governor of the Ulyanovsk region Sergey Morozov has declared to journalists that in 2016, the plant plans to produce 60 thousand cars that exceeds the 3 thousand to be reached by 2015. According to the Governor, in 2015 the company will transfer to the regional budget to 1 billion 18 million rubles, which is more than 2 times more than last year (430 million), noting that this is due to the increase in the production and development of the enterprise.

UAZ specializes in the production of all-wheel drive passenger and commercial cars and vans. The plant capacity is 105 thousand cars a year. Since 2000 the company is part of the carmaker Sollers. The company produces over 10 models of the brand UAZ and about hundreds of modifications.