SOLLERS - Far East is the first motor plant of the company in the Primorsky Territory, lunched on December 29, 2009. The first stage of product corp's reconstruction was completed for four months and on December 29, 2009 production of SsangYong cars was launched.
Currently three production enterprises SOLLERS - Far East LLC, MAZDA SOLLERS Manufacturing Rus LLC and SOLLERS-BUSSAN LLC successfully operate in this platform. Cars of three brands are manufactured: SsangYong, Mazda, Toyota. All logistics operations are conducted here as well. Starting from reception of ship with components in port and their arrangement in container platform and to shipment of finished products by railway.
Loan from the side of Vnesheconombank of Russia in amount of 1.8 bln of rubles was attracted to realize automobile assembly plant project for complete reconstruction of existing corp.
Training center of the plant which started training of manufacturing staff was opened on November 18, 2009 is SOLLERS - Far East platform. Simultaneously there were operations for reconstruction of manufacturing corp, assembly and tuning of equipment.
Opening ceremony of the motor plant with participation of the Prime-Minister of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin was on December 29, 2008. The first car rolled off the production line was 4x4 UAS Partiot and its purchaser was the Prime-Minister of Italy Silvio Berluskoni. Manufacturing activity of the motor plant was continued by production of 4x4 SsangYong Kyron.
On April 12 SOLLERS - Far East LLC lunched production of new model of 4x4 SsangYong Actyon.
On April 26, 2010 SOLLERS - Far East plant launched production of new model of the Koren 4x4 with pickup body, SsangYong Actyon Sports. The beginning of new production was given in presence of the Minister of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation Viktor Khristenko, the Governor of the Primorsky Territory Sergey Darkin and the Director General of OAO "SOLLERS" Vadim Shvetsov.
Production of 4x4 Rexton II was commerced in June.
The high part of workshop was under reconstruction during the whole 2010. And in January 2011 there was opening ceremony for new assembly line for production of cars with integral body. This line was specifically designed for production of new model of car SsangYong New Actyon, which substituted earlier existing 4x4 Actyon.
2012 was rich in news. At the beginning of 2012 "SOLLERS - Far East" widened a range of packages for 4x4 SsangYong – Kyron. In March the first SsangYong Actyon with petrol engine rolled off the production line. In April renewed pickup Actyon Sports was launched into production. The third premiere of the year was renewed SsangYong Rexton W. Mass production of this 4x4 started in June 2012. And in October long-expected version of crossover Actyon petrol+automate rolled off the production line.
One of the key events of 2012 was launch of new production MAZDA - SOLLERS Manufacturing Rus together with the Japanese auto group Mazda. Opening ceremony of production line held on September 6 in presence of the the President of RF Vladimir Putin.
Shareholder agreement between partners Mazda Motor Corporation (Japan) and OAO "SOLLERS" was signed on August 27, 2012. Common enterprise was organized based on principles of full ownership equality (50/50).
Serial production of crossover Mazda CX-5 was started on October 8, 2012. And on April 12, 2013, flagman model Mazda - sedan Mazda6 was put into production, which include SKYACTIV technology, guaranteeing max security and low fuel consumption. Car is executed in style KODO - Soul Of Motion. The Governor of the Primorsky Territory Vladimir Vladimirovich Miklushevskiy and the Head of Administration of Vladivostok city Igor Sergeevich Pushkarev were present in event.
Construction and assembling operations were conducted during 2012 in new production workshop within project with the Japanese company Mitsui.
Mitsui & Co., Ltd. (Japan) and ОАО "SOLLERS" have created common enterprise based on 50/50 partnership principle. Basic agreement between Toyota Motor Corporation, Mitsui & Co., Ltd, OAO "SOLLERS" and SOLLERS-BUSSAN LLC was signed on April 10, 2012.
Production of Toyota Land Cruiser Prado cars was launched on January 25, 2013 in presence of the first deputy of the Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation Igor Ivanovich Shuvalov. And serial production of popular 4x4 was started on February 18, 2013.