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Russian Automotive Roadshow in the UK

Wednesday, 13 February 2019 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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About the event

The Department for International Trade (DIT) is bringing a delegation of Russian automotive industry representatives over to the UK.

We are delighted to invite your company to the Russian Automotive Roadshow, taking place at the Radcliffe Hall, part of the Warwick Conferences. By attending, you will have a unique opportunity to learn about the Russian automotive market, to meet the buyers and talk about your company’s expertise, technology and products during individual meetings.

The event will have two focuses: production of components for passenger vehicles and technologies for electric and autonomous vehicles. The topics most demanded in Russia are the import and possible localisation of production; R&D and electric vehicles production, engines, batteries and various components. CAV technologies are also of interest.


Terms of Participation

Participation is complementary for the UK companies. The UK companies are offered to:

  • Attend the Russian delegates’ presentations at the event
  • Network with the delegates and other local companies during the lunch
  • Take part in the prescheduled one-to-one meetings with the Russian companies

Participants will need to cover their travel costs.

Deadline for registration is 1st February 2019

To register, please contact one of the Automotive team:


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09:30 – 10:00                        Registration


10:00 - 12:00                         Presentations by the Russian delegates


12:15 – 13:00                        QA session


13:00 – 14:00                        Networking lunch


14:00 – 17:00                        Prescheduled individual meetings with the Russian delegates. 15 minute slots


17:00                                     End of programme

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Participating companies


Avtovaz-Renault-Nissan Purchasing Organisation


The Renault-Nissan Alliance is a strategic partnership between Renault and Nissan, which together sell one in 10 cars worldwide. The Alliance also has a majority stake in the joint venture which owns Russia’s top automaker, AVTOVAZ, the producer of the iconic LADA model. Avtovaz has manufacturing plants in Togliatti and Izhevsk with a combined production capacity of one million units per year. AVTOVAZ is a multibrand manufacturer and builds Renault, Nissan, Datsun and LADA cars.


Nissan Manufacturing RUS LLC

Nissan has operated in Russia since 2004. In CY 2017 Nissan Group in Russia sold 105,482 Nissan, Infiniti and Datsun cars. The market share of Nissan, Infiniti and Datsun in Russia amounts to 6.6%. Russia is today one of the few countries worldwide offering all three brands of Nissan Group


Kamaz PTC


KAMAZ Group of Companies is the largest automobile corporation in the Russian Federation. KAMAZ PTC is one of the world's top 20 heavy duty truck producers. Production capacity is 71 thousand vehicles a year. KAMAZ produces a broad spectrum of commercial vehicles: trucks, trailers, buses, as well as engines, power packs, and other products.



Avtonet, Glonass Union

Avtonet is the National Technological Initiative (NTI) market for the development of services, systems and modern vehicles based on intelligent platforms, networks and infrastructure in the logistics of people and things.




EV-tech develops and produces chassis for autunomous vehicles, mechatronic systems for vehicles and boats; designs and manufactures homopolar brushless DC motors for electric vehicles.





NAMI is the central R&D automotive and engine institute. NAMI’s Testing Centre provides a full range of services related to testing and evaluation of all sorts of vehicles, as well as their components, spare parts and accessories.