KAMAZ had been founded in 1969, the production started in 1976. Company was
reorganized as KAMAZ Open Joint Stock Company in 1990 is the largest Russian
vehicle manufacturer, which insures transport safety of the country.
production complex of KAMAZ Inc. consists of 13 large special-purpose plants
developing, producing, assembling vehicles and components and also marketing
end products. The KAMAZ Group of companies consists of 110 enterprises
including NefAZ OJSC (Neftekamsk city) and Avtopritsep-KAMAZ OJSC (Stavropol
city). Share of KAMAZ Inc. is 51% in each of these two companies.
all difficulties of post reconstruction period of Russian economy, KAMAZ
Inc. is in progress. Within the last 3 years production and sales volume has
been growing by 20% annually. Every fourth KAMAZ truck is exported. The
share of KAMAZ Inc. on the Russian market is 37,3%. The Kamaz Group posted a
2005 net profit of $4.8 million, a 321% jump from 2004, with sales profits
rising 9.31%, to $122 million, on increased exports in the reporting period.
The annual production encompasses 41000 units of trucks, 75000 Power units,
and 1500 buses.
provides for technical services of its vehicles at any region in Russia and
overseas through its wide service net consisting of over 350 entities. KAMAZ
is the major vehicle supplier for the Ministry of Defense of the Russian
Federation, RAO GAZPROM, LUKOIL, SUEK, TNK.
KAMAZ Inc. has
its assembling lines in 6 countries outside of Russia: Poland, Kazakhstan,
Azerbaijan, Ukraine, Ethiopia and Vietnam. Since 1976 KAMAZ Inc. has
exported over 130 000 trucks in 97 countries. KAMAZ Inc. in cooperation with
RosOboronExport Federal State Unitary Enterprise delivered over 2000
military trucks to Egypt, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Ethiopia, Ecuador. In 2004 the
Company has entered such new markets as Hungary, Slovakia, Serbia, Quatar,
Lebanon, India, Bahrain, Pakistan, Bangladesh.
product quality is ensured by a quality system that is complying with ISO
9001-2000 International Standard. The Russian Register certification body
has certified quality System of the Company.
KAMAZ is the
fast growing company, which has drawn the plan to triple its production of
trucks by the year 2012 and eager to penetrate to the Turkish market as
well. Moreover, the company would like to cooperate with Turkish companies
on renovation of heavy machinery and differentiate its supplier portfolio on
a number of components, which puts auto components producers into favorable