January 3, 2023, 11:33 – Public News Service – OSN
The assets of Nissan, which left Russia, will be transferred to AvtoVAZ for the production of Lada cars together with foreign specialists. This was announced by the head of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation Denis Manturov.
According to him, Nissan will transfer the assets to NAMI, which, in turn, will redirect them to AvtoVAZ. After that, at the site in St. Petersburg, it will be possible to establish a joint production of Lada cars with foreign suppliers.
Formerly AvtoVAZ got under the control of the former Nissan car plant in St. Petersburg.
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