number of cars daily oformlyaemyh Customs, following the introduction in Russia of new, higher tariffs fell in Vladivostok 18 times.
In less than 50 days is made out of used cars from Japan, while last year it averaged 900 vehicles a day.
now largely brought cars with low engine, that is, those models, on which tax has increased slightly. If even two months ago could be found legkovuyu foreign cars modest build of 150 thousand rubles, now trading starts from 200 rubles. Trading in the markets, including the largest in the market of used Japanese cars "Green Corner" in Vladivostok, a halt. The most significant losses Hasanskogo port district of Primorsky Krai - Zarubino, Slavyanka, Posiet, which in January was not filed any application for a vessel to transport vehicles. The company, which engaged in the delivery of used cars from Japan and selling them in the Primorye and other regions of the Far East and Siberia, fell by almost half. Some of these companies ceased to exist. No work is about two thousand people involved in automobile business.
Since January 25, introduced "zero tariffs for the delivery of Russian cars to the Far East, but dalnevostochniki domestic vehicles have not yet been ordered.
Meanwhile, the "United Russia" intends to pursue action in support of the domestic automobile industry. One of these events will be held tomorrow in Moscow. "Support Russia - will support you!" - The motto of supporters of Russian automakers are planning to gather for a rally in front of the building management of the plant ZIL. Such actions under the slogan "We are in favor of Putin! We are for automotive? will be held in other Russian cities, where there is a large car. Opponents raise tariffs on foreign cars are preparing to hold a rally in central Moscow on 1 February.
Since January 12, 2009 came into effect a decree of Russia to raise customs duties on cars and trucks foreign cars. This measure was adopted to protect domestic producers, as well as foreign companies that produce assemble cars in Russia.