Russia’s biggest car companies have called on the government to lower car safety standards as a result of the sanctions

2022-05-27 0 By

Volga, Russia’s largest car manufacturer, announced that it plans to start producing a special lada sedan in June that uses the least imported parts, ria Novosti reported on April 1.Currently, the plant is exploring alternatives for key imported parts and hopes to resume production as soon as possible, the report said.Production lines at the plant have been suspended since March 5 due to a shortage of imported parts.The factory also called on the Russian Ministry of Industry and Trade to pass new technical regulations to lower vehicle safety standards so that production can continue and employment can be ensured amid a shortage of imported parts.(Translator & Editor: Wang Xingwei and Luo Sitian