Vehicle sales in Russia have been in a state of decline since the final quarter of 2014, and tumbled year on year by 38% in February. This dramatic fall denotes the most substantial drop since 2009 and is a result of the failing Russian economy and its increasing progression towards recession. The fall is expected to offer the currently booming UK car market an additional and unexpected boost this year. Many industry experts are predicting that European car production could be diverted to right hand drive for the ever growing UK market.
There are several leading manufacturers that supply Russia, but the significant downturn has resulted in supply that needs to be sold elsewhere. Speculation suggests that the combination of the vast supply of vehicles and the pressure on the Euro will encourage global manufacturers to shift their attention to UK sales. As Euro currency exchange rates have changed from 1.2 to 1.45 it renders the UK a much more profitable market for European manufacturers. Simultaneously, UK based manufacturers will discover greater profitability in maximising their sales due to the falling margins in Europe.
As the industry continues to grow, we are witnessing the creation of diverse and exciting roles that need to be filled by people with specific skill sets. The UK automotive industry is an ever-evolving environment that needs talented and motivated individuals to fill vacancies across the entire spectrum. We specialise in recruiting professionals for motor trade jobs, from engineers to senior sales managers.
We carefully vet each candidate and CV and conduct personal interviews. Our primary focus at all times is to match the right candidate with the right company. We strive to benefit the future of the automotive sector by equipping each motor trade organisation with employees that can make considerable contributions. If you need the highest standard of automotive recruitment or you wish to locate motor trade jobs, we are the name to trust for every aspect.