Japanese car maker Nissan to sell its Russia assets to Moscow: Ministry

AFP , Tuesday 11 Oct 2022

Japanese automaker Nissan will sell its Russian assets -- including a factory in Saint Petersburg -- to the Russian government, the ministry of industry and trade in Moscow said on Tuesday.

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In this file photo taken on June 02, 2009 then Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin speaks at the opening of a Nissan plant on the outskirts of Saint Petersburg. AFP


"Nissan's executive committee approved the sale of its Russian assets to the Russian Federation... this includes Nissan's production and research facilities in Saint Petersburg as well as a sales and marketing centre in Moscow," the ministry said in a statement.

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