According to the Ukrainian association of vehicle manufacturers "Ukravtoprom", only 292 vehicles were assembled at the country's machine-building plants in October.
Compared to a year ago, the production of vehicles in Ukraine has decreased by almost 58%, and compared to the previous month - by 68%.
The largest drop occurred in the part of passenger cars. During the month, Ukrainian factories produced 202 passenger cars, which is three times less than a year earlier.
The production of commercial vehicles (excluding AvtoKrAZ, which has ceased to disclose information about its production since August 2016) amounted to 3 units - minus one car from the October 2020 result.
At the same time, against the background of a general drop in auto production, the production of buses increased by almost 13%. During October, 87 of these vehicles were made.
In total, since the beginning of 2021, 7,002 units of vehicles have been produced in Ukraine, which is 85% more than in the first ten months of last year. Passenger cars - 6337 pcs. (+ 97%); commercial - 27 pcs. (-25%); buses - 638 pcs. (+ 17%).