ST. PETERSBURG, January 11. /Corr. Svetlana Afonina/. Automobile plant by the Japanese company Toyota in St. Petersburg on Monday starts the conveyor after the traditional Christmas holidays. “The dates of the Christmas holidays – from 31 December 2015 to 10 January 2016”, – informed earlier in a press-service of branch of “Toyota Motor” in St. Petersburg.
Car plants in Russia to extend the new year holidays on the background of decreasing demand
The first plant returned to work after the Christmas holiday. The other company said that this year the holidays will add even a few days a temporary suspension of the conveyor. With regard to production at Nissan’s plant will not be from 31 December to 15 January at the Hyundai plant – from January 1 to January 20. In particular, Hyundai explained that complete readjustment of the equipment to start production of new model – compact crossover Creta.
The plant Ford in Vsevolozhsk of the Leningrad region stopped the production on November 18 and will run until 15 January, previously reported in the enterprise’s trade Union. Thus in a press-service of Ford Sollers did not confirm these dates, noting only that the traditional new year holidays “will be increased”.
The Toyota plant manufactures the Toyota Camry in 2016 will start production of the second model Toyota RAV4. To do this, the company plans to create about 800 jobs. Our production capacity is 100 thousand cars per year in two shifts employs 1850 people.