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Russia: September sales plummet 20%


The country’s new car deliveries continued to spiral downward as sales dropped 20% after they fell 26% in August. The Ukrainian crisis and the general weakness of the economy continued to take their toll. Russia’s feeble economy, which already showed signs of weakness last year when new car sales dropped after years of continued growth, has been severely impacted in 2014 ...
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