Hyundai Motor to Begin Exports from Its Russian Plant

SEOUL, South Korea - Hyundai Motor Company will begin exporting locally produced Solaris (Accent) models produced at its plant in Saint Petersburg, Russia, beginning this month.

The company will supply Russian-made cars to a number of neighboring countries, including Ukraine, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Belarus, Uzbekistan, Moldova, Armenia and Kyrgyzstan. The company plans to export 7,000 to 8,000 vehicles in 2011, while no import duties will be imposed on the CIS nations importing Accents produced at HMMR. HMMR will gradually increase the number of markets it exports to.

Hyundai is going to exports its locally-produced Solaris sedan to neighbouring countries