Number of cars sold in Kazakhstan increased by 2.9%

The number of cars sold in Kazakhstan increased by 2.9%, the Union of the automotive industry of Kazakhstan “KazAvtoProm” reported.
Kazakhstan 17 October, 10:13

As a result of three quarters of the current year, 32,181 cars were sold in Kazakhstan, which is 2.9% higher than in 2016.

Thus, Kazakhstanis spent 785.4 million dollars on purchase of new cars, which is by 36.2% higher than the same indicator of 2016.

Sales in September this year (4,730 units) exceeded last year's value by 47.2%, the value of August this year - by 3.7%. The volume of the market in value terms for September reached 113.1 million dollars, exceeding the results of a year ago by 39.3%.

66.9% or 21 531 cars sold for nine months were imported, 10,650 customers (33.1%) bought the products of the Kazakhstan car plants.

Talking about sales by regions of the country, the residents of Almaty (8,017 sold cars), Astana (6,115 units), Shymkent (2,171 units), Atyrau (2,148 units) demonstrated the main activity in the purchase of cars in January- Kostanay (1,979 units), Karaganda (1,798 units), Ust-Kamenogorsk (1,642 units), Uralsk (1,594 units), Aktau (1,243 units) and Aktobe (1,211) units).