Manturov has predicted a ten percent growth of the car industry by year-end

Moscow. September 23. INTERFAX.RU – production Growth in the automotive industry by the end of the year will be 10%, said the head of Ministry of industry and trade Denis Manturov.

“We believe that before the end of the year the average growth for the auto industry, compared to the previous year is not less than 10%”, – he said at a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday.

According to him, among the leaders of production – manufacturers of cars, agricultural machinery. “We support this industry (construction machinery), and the following year also kept the support measures: 8 billion rubles will be directed on payment discounts for the supply of our agricultural producers,” – said Manturov.

In the current year on these purposes it is directed, in General, more than 13 billion rubles. “In the farm machinery sector growth of 30%,” – said the Minister.