MOSCOW Oct 8 Russian car sales fell for a
seventh straight month in September, down five percent
year-on-year, the Association of European Businesses (AEB) said
on Tuesday, after a fall of 10 percent in the previous month.
The AEB said 246,895 units were sold in September. Sales of
new cars and light commercial vehicles declined 7 percent in
January-September overall, compared to the same period last
The AEB in June cut its sales prediction for 2013 following
months of falling sales.
Western carmakers including General Motors, Ford
, Renault and Fiat have invested heavily