In the first quarter of the year, BELAZ grew in terms of key economic indicators
The enterprises of the BELAZ holding in the first three months of 2021 have demonstrated a confident growth in production, sales and export of products, the press service of the enterprise told MLYN.BY.
OJSC "BELAZ": MARCH DYNAMICS
In March, as in the previous months of the first quarter of 2021, there is a positive trend in terms of industrial production and foreign economic activity of OJSC “BELAZ” (Belarusian Automobile Plant together with branches). 169.2% was the growth rate of production (in current prices to the same period of 2020), APO IFO (actual volume index) - 149.6%. The Belarusian Automobile Plant delivered 93.4% of the total volume of manufactured equipment and spare parts to foreign markets (the export growth rate is 142% compared to the same period last year). At the same time, the share of the most capacious of the company's traditional markets - Russian - in the total March shipments amounted to 89.1% (growth rate - 308.1%).
During the first month of spring, BELAZ products were shipped to 10 countries of the world, four of which are far abroad (India, China, South Africa and Poland). In March, the plant shipped 62 units of equipment: 57 BELAZ mining dump trucks with a carrying capacity of 30 to 220 tons, two units of special equipment - an irrigation machine and a slag truck, as well as two mine dump trucks and a MoAZ loader and haul truck.
BELAZ-HOLDING: RESULTS OF THE QUARTER
Since the beginning of this year, individual enterprises of the holding have systematically increased the volume of products manufactured and actively shipped them.
The growth rate of production in current prices compared to the same period of 2020 at Crane Plant OJSC amounted to 129.4%, BELTRIBO JLLC - 126.7%, BELAZ OJSC branch - SEC Pervomaysky - 146.5%, PAK Plant OJSC - 100.9%. The largest increase (160.8%) since the beginning of the year has been demonstrated by the parent enterprise of the holding, the Belarusian Automobile Plant. Following a well-thought-out marketing strategy, BELAZ OJSC achieved good sales and export performance in the first quarter compared to the same period in 2020: the sales growth rate approached 153%, while outside the country it amounted to almost 168%.
A significant share of BELAZ and MoAZ vehicles were shipped to the Russian Federation. Mining dump trucks and special equipment were also delivered to Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Ukraine, Poland, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Belarus and other countries.
In the first quarter of this year, the most popular among miners were 220-240-ton BELAZ dump trucks - 28% of the total shipment volume. The top three also include 110-130 tonne (27%) and 55-60 tonne (11%).
In general, BELAZ-Holding ended the quarter with the following growth rates in terms of key indicators: production (in current prices) - 124.3%, sales - 145.5%, exports - 171.8%.
Information: JSC "BELAZ" - one of the leading exporters of Belarus - today offers mining companies the widest range of mining dump trucks among all world manufacturers. New generation heavy-duty equipment allows BELAZ partners to build business processes more efficiently, take care of safety, efficiency and environmental friendliness of work in the field.