May 30, 2022

Hyundai doubles car production in Kazakhstan

Hyundai Trans Kazakhstan the automobile plant, located in the Industrial Zone of Almaty, is increasing the supply of cars and starting the production of new models.

“In a month, the Hyundai Trans Kazakhstan automobile plant will start supplying twice as many cars to the market. This is another 25,000 units of new Hyundai by the end of the year, 20,000 of which are eligible for the preferential car loan program,” said Denis Kolomatsky, the director of the official distribution of Hyundai Auto Kazakhstan.

Opportunity to produce more cars appeared after the successful negotiation process between Hyundai Auto Kazakhstan, a subsidiary of Astana Motors (Kazakhstan), and Hyundai Motor Company (South Korea).
Despite the crisis in the global automotive industry, the Kazakh Company managed to come to an agreement upon an increase in the supply of components and find new routes.

"Plant Hyundai Trans Kazakhstan was launched in 2020. This year it is reaching its’ full production capacity. In 2021, the plant was producing about 2,000 vehicles per month. From the beginning of this year to the present, we have supplied more than 9,000 vehicles to the Kazakhstani market. The plan for May is more than 2,000 units, for June - about 3,000, and from July Hyundai Trans Kazakhstan will produce 4,000 cars every month for Kazakhstan," explained Denis Kolomatsky.

The plant for the production of passenger cars Hyundai Trans Kazakhstan is located on 15 hectares of land in the Industrial Zone of Almaty. To date, the plant assembles 7 models of the leading international brand Hyundai: Accent, Elantra , Sonata, Creta , Tucson , Santa Fe, Palisade.