The cause of the failure in the supply of components for plants “AVTOVAZ” has become a protracted conflict about the level of prices. This was stated by the head of the press service of Nizhny Novgorod “Avtokompozit” Anna Evdokimova, RBC.
“The current level of prices does not allow to cover the costs associated with the production of components and their delivery to the conveyor of “AVTOVAZ”. This situation was not unexpected, it is the result of protracted negotiations, which are currently not completed,” she said, adding that the talks are from October.
To disclose details of the conflict with the automobile, she refused, saying only that the company is doing everything possible to resolve the situation.
Earlier AVTOVAZ announced the suspension of all production at plants in Togliatti and Izhevsk from-for failure of deliveries. The timing of the outage is unknown. The company assured that the situation will not affect the availability of Lada cars in the dealer network.
According to experts, stock cars will last for one to two months. In “Gazprom” do not exclude that will seek damages from the supplier.