Russian auto-parts marketplaces booming


19 Aug 2018

Russians love all things car-related. A car is a necessity in a country the size of Russia and with its harsh, long winters. However, the bad roads and the bad weather means that servicing cars is an expensive endeavour, particularly during the current economic downturn and a weak rouble. It is perhaps no surprise then that auto-parts marketplaces are booming in the country, with several major sites competing against each other and against traditional auto verticals.

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Pavel Marceux

Pavel Marceux joined AIM Group in 2014 as a writer focusing on the Russian market. Following his MA at Edinburgh University, he worked in a number of countries, including Turkey and Japan. Pavel has honed his skills and knowledge at several publishing houses and consumer markets research firms. He is an experienced markets analyst, researcher and editor, who values accuracy, professionalism and honesty in his work above all else. His specialist focus is technology, economics and consumer trends. Splitting his lifestyle largely between London and Moscow, Pavel functions on a truly international platform.





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