For a month car production in Ukraine fell by 21%
The volume of car production for the month decreased by 33.7%
In May, the Ukrainian refineries produced 442 vehicles, which is 21.5% less than in April (563 pieces), and 88.2% less than in May last year (3755 pieces). This is according to the association Ukrautoprom.
The volume of production of cars for the month amounted to 289 units, or 33.7% less than in April and 91.8% less than in May last year. Commercial vehicles were produced 105 units, up 15.4% over the April figure, but 41.7% less than in last year's May.
The May figure in the production of the buses - 48 units or 33.3% more than the result of the previous month, but 9.4% less than the total in May 2014.
Since the beginning of the year, Ukraine produced 1 927 units of vehicles that 11.7 times less than the same period last year. In the segment of passenger cars fell by 94.2% - to 1 260 pieces. The smallest drop was noted in the production of commercial vehicles - 30%, produced by 505 cars. Production of buses in the same period decreased by 50.3% to 162 units.