Iran will save Russian car market

Iranian auto industry will replace foreign brands in Russia – the parties signed an agreement on cooperation, which involves the use of the Renault factory in Moscow for the production of Iranian machines, said RTVI head of the Russian Center “Iranians abroad” Mirzai Gazi Abbas Mosl.

According to him, Iranian companies had licenses of large international car accounts, including Renault, Peugeot and Mercedes who left Russia. Iranian cars are going to produce at the Moskvich factory. “We have our own technologies. Sanctions on auto parts in Iran were imposed only in 2017, before that we have no licenses from Renault, Peugeot, Mercedes. We have technologies, Russia has productive power. Therefore, we can Combine efforts and produce cars regardless of the West, ”Mosl told Mosl on the sidelines of the Steer Russia summit.

In addition to the Moskvich, the option with factories in Tatarstan is also considered in Naberezhnye Chelny and Elabuga – who previously proposed to use the Volga and Victory cars to the revival of Soviet brands.