GM-AVTOVAZ suspended the Assembly line

© Photo : GM AVTOVAZBANK of Chevrolet Niva at the plant GM-AVTOVAZ. Archive photoGM-AVTOVAZ suspended the Assembly line© Photo : GM-AVTOVAZ

«GM-AVTOVAZ» from may 17, has suspended work on the pipeline, RIA Novosti press-service of the company.

«From may 17, 2017 provider of LLC «Zavod Autocomponent» has stopped supply of parts to the address of the company is CJSC «GM-AVTOVAZ». In this regard, the JV internally suspended», — stated in the message.

The timing recovery operation of the conveyor at the company said.

As previously reported, after four months of 2017, sales of Chevrolet Niva in the Russian market increased by 2%. The plant was sold 9526 cars.

«GM-AVTOVAZ» was in 2001, General Motors and AVTOVAZ owns 50% in the JV. After the American company announced the curtailment of production capacity in Russia and the partial withdrawal of the Russian market, «GM-AVTOVAZ» remains the only current GM production asset in Russia. The company plans to start production of SUV Chevrolet Niva of new generation, which was postponed in connection with the negative situation on the market.