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Automotive segment is the leading branch in the Tatarstan’s mechanical engineering industry, which largely determines the level of economic and social development of the Republic.

Manufacture of automotive vehicles is carried out in close cooperation with the enterprises in electrical, chemical, textile, and other industries.


Contribution to the industrial output of Tatarstan

Produced in 2016:

  • Trucks (129.1% compared to 2015)

  • Cars (114.5% compared to 2015)

43012 trucks
23233 cars


The largest Russia’s manufacturer of heavy-duty trucks, every second truck made in Russia and the CIS is a KAMAZ vehicle. Today, the KAMAZ Group comprises 89 companies located in Russia, CIS, and non-CIS countries.

It ranked among Russia’s 100 largest companies by market capitalisation at the end of 2016.

> 2 200 000

trucks have been assembled since the launch of its production

56% of the Russia’s market of heavy-duty trucks
The team "KAMAZ-master" is a 14-time winner of "Dakar Rally"

Best Russia’s Exporter

KAMAZ has repeatedly been recognised as "The Best Exporter of the Russian Federation"


Ranks among Global Top 20 heavy-duty truck manufacturers


A joint venture between the American automaker Ford and the Russian Sollers; it manufactures 7 models, of which 5 are produced in Tatarstan. Over 130,000 vehicles have been made in the territory of Tatarstan.

  • Ecosport
  • Explorer
  • Kuga
  • Fiesta
  • Transit


The Engine Plant of Ford Sollers Yelabuga manufactures three versions of the 1.6-litre Duratec engine.

Duratec 1,6

85 HP 105 HP 120 HP

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