TEHRAN, Oct 10 (ISNA)-Iranian car producers within the past six months have produced 490,789 vehicles. Compared to the same period last year, this figure shows a 5 percent increase.
In this period 222,520 vehicles were produced by Saipa and 175 thousand vehicles were produced by Iran Khodro. These figures for the first time in Iran's car production history has placed Saipa ahead of Iran's leading producer Iran Khodro.
Saipa with 195,450 Prides, 8926 Rios, 6828 Xantias, 717 Maximas and 5529 P.K.s currently seems to be the holder of all production records.
There are also smaller players in the Iran's auto industry such as Kerman Khodro.
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