24 December 2018

Sales of domestic road-building machinery in Russia grew by 18% in 2018

Sales of the Russian road building machinery for 10 months of 2018 amounted to 28 billion rubles. Growth compared with last year is 18%*.

 

* Excluding sales of trailed, communal and forestry equipment.

 

The largest sales growth in the segment of backhoe loaders. It was 83% compared to the same period last year. Sales of rollers increased by 48%, mini loaders by 39%, truck-mounted trucks by 39%.

Sales increased due to improved technology. The growth was also influenced by state support programs.

Exports of Russian road construction machinery also increased. Exports for 10 months of 2018 amounted to 4 billion rubles, which is 29% more than the same period last year.