Industrial partnership

Industrial partnership
An important direction of GAZ Group's development is cooperation with leading international automobile manufacturers Volkswagen and Daimler in production of foreign-brand automobiles at Gorky Automobile Plant. Projects comprise interaction of partners in a whole range of spheres, such as introduction of new production, technological and logistic processes in compliance with international standards, personnel training and localization of components.

GAZ Group's industrial partnership means mastering best practices of global automotive industry for renovation of own model ranges of GAZ Group's plants, as well as development of industrial assets:

200 thousand sq m

of production space modernized

500 million EUR


In the course of cooperation with the international OEMs new assembly and body shops were organized at GAZ in 2012, a new painting facility was built, logistic and quality systems were enhanced, new jobs were created. Production workers and specialists of GAZ involved in the projects went through training at GAZ Group partners' plants abroad and in Russia; furthermore, a new training center was established at GAZ.

  • mersedes

GAZ' cooperation with international partners also opens up broad opportunities for localization of components at GAZ Group's plants, contributing to active implementation of the strategy of developing high-tech components supply operations to meet the most urgent requirements of both Group plants and other auto makers.

  • Volkswagen
  • Daimler
  • Bulten
  • Bosal