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In the next Uzbekistan will assemble new Matiz

Joint venture GM Uzbekistan will assemble new cars in Uzbekistan, General Motors and AK Uzavtosanoat on Thursday signed the corresponding document. Korean GM Daewoo will deliver knots of cars in GM Uzbekistan where they will prepare, and to be delivered in the markets of developing countries. Russia, by itself, among them. GM Uzbekistan will assemble such stamps of motor vehicles as Winstorm, Tosca and Matiz which will be on sale under Chevrolet brand, writes Uzbekistan Daily.


Joint-Stock Company has been created on an equal footing by the government of Uzbekistan and Korean Daewoo Motor. The car factory has been put into operation in 1996. In 2005 Uzbekistan redeemed 50 % of actions of Daewoo in the joint venture, and in the end of 2007 Uzavtoprom and General Motors signed the agreement on creation on the basis of factory GM Uzbekistan on manufacture and realisation of cars of Chevrolet. GM 25 % of actions of the joint venture own.

Cars of Uz-Daewoo following the results of 2009 traditionally were included into number of leaders among legkovushek, sold in Russia. According to Committee of motor-car manufacturers of Association of the European business, Daewoo Nexia became the ninth (28 233 pieces), and Matiz took of the eleventh position (23 181 pieces)

In 2009 GM Uzbekistan increased manufacture of cars by 5,1 % in comparison with the similar period 2008. 205 011 units have been made.