EghtesadOnline: The Fifth Iran Automotive Industry International Conference opened Tuesday at the iconic Milad Tower in north Tehran. Managing directors from French automotive companies PSA Group and Renault were in attendance, the IAIIC website reported.
EghtesadOnline: During the nine months to Dec. 21, Renault and Hyundai with 15,114 and 12,687 cars respectively claimed the biggest share of Iran’s imported car market.
EghtesadOnline: Data released by two major French carmakers has it that Iran accounts for 21% of cars sold under Peugeot’s brand worldwide and has a 6% share in Renault’s global sales.
EghtesadOnline: Local tire producer Barez Industrial Group will supply the French carmaker Renault with tires for its vehicles produced/assembled in Iran, the company’s deputy marketing manager said.
EghtesadOnline: Domestic carmakers need to grow and develop and move towards manufacturing rather than assembling cars from imported parts, says an advisor to the minister of industries.
EghtesadOnline: Negin Khodro, the local official importer of Renault cars, has launched a scheme for selling the brand’s secondhand cars in Iran’s market.
EghtesadOnline: The price of Renault’s Captur model, sold by Iran Khodro, has been increased by a massive 9%.
EghtesadOnline: Major tire producer Yazd Tire has concluded an export deal with Renault’s Algerian operations.
EghtesadOnline: As the beleaguered US president’s heightens his rhetoric about the six world powers landmark nuclear deal with Iran and in the process creating a new international crisis waiting to happen, the boss of a major European carmaker says the company is aware of the challenges in Iran’s huge market.
EghtesadOnline: From France’s Renault to China’s Chery, international automakers have started offering training services in Iran to help improve the skills of technicians and by extension increase their market share in the expanding auto market.