Rus News Journal

The capital gift for Deripaska

Group GAS will put to Moscow buses on 15 mlrd roubles

Cooperation with the Moscow authorities promises the big benefit to group Oleg Deripaska`s GAS. Less than for a month mosgortrans has given Gaza already two contracts on delivery of 1870 buses in total more than on 15 mlrd rbl. of Competitors at Deripaska`s company it has not appeared, because she unique could offer the buses answering to the standard of Euro - 4 and equipped with system GLONASS.

As have informed yesterday in group GAS, the Likinsky bus factory (LiAZ) has been recognised by the winner of the tender for delivery 1300 nizkopolnyh buses. As the customer the department of transport of Moscow has acted, and will maintain these buses mosgortrans . The contract Total sum has made 10,414 mlrd rbl.

Several weeks a LiAZ already has received one more contract from mosgortransa on delivery of 570 buses on 5 mlrd rbl. Till the end of the year we will put mosgortransu about 2 thousand buses, these two orders will be summarised - have explained in group GAS, having added that the first deliveries will begin in July of this year. As they say in the company message, all buses will be equipped by engines MAN of the standard of Euro - 4, bridges and automatic transmission ZF. Cost of one such bus varies from 8 million to 11 million rbl.

As it became known daily, KamAZ also planned to participate in competition on reception of the capital order and MAZ, however they and have not submitted definitive demands. we did not begin to participate in competition as our production did not correspond to conditions of the given tender - have explained on KamAZe. An analyst Atona Michael Pak notices that 15 mlrd rbl. - a solid increase for group. Yesterday head Gaza Bu Andersson has informed that, according to preliminary data MFSO, the group gain last year has increased by 47 %, to 96,7 mlrd rbl. It is one of large orders Gaza lately, and it will provide with it of 15-16 % of a gain this year - the expert argues.

On Gaza have reminded that they traditionally participate in tenders of the government of Moscow. However before their successes were much more modest. So, in 2007 the company has won competition on delivery of 300 buses GolAZ and a LiAZ and in 2010 has received the order for delivery of 237 buses for the sum more than 2 mlrd rbl.

According to Rosstata, for five months of current year in Russia it has been let out all 12 thousand buses that all on 5 % more than for the similar period of last year. the segment of buses did not leave yet on pre-crisis level, now in a month is made about 2 thousand Cars whereas in 2008 in a month manufacture of buses across Russia reached 5 thousand units a month - Michael Pak reminds. In its opinion, this order will allow group to approach GAS volume of output to the pre-crisis.