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Romania’s biggest deals in 2016: Automotive&Transportation

Auto February 22, 2017 16:46 0 comments BR Exclusive

Here are the main deals in the food and beverages sectors that were registered last year. For a forecast regarding the M&A market in 2017, you can read this exclusive article. AUTOMOTIVE Sage Automotive Interior…more »

Daniela Davidescu ALD Automotive

Key move. ALD Automotive Romania appoints Daniela Davidescu as operations director

Auto February 14, 2017 15:11 0 comments

Starting January 3, Daniela Davidescu, former director of the Contact Center within BRD, the Romanian subsidiary of Societe Generale group, was appointed Operations director at ALD Automotive Romania. Davidescu will be responsible for the administration…more »

Philip Aarsman

Interview. Philip Aarsman (Business Lease): We plan to expand in Romania this year

Auto February 08, 2017 14:56 0 comments BR Exclusive

Business Lease Romania, the operational leasing and car fleet management services player, plans to grow its business in 2017 by launching new digitalized services and products to other market segments. Philip Aarsman, managing director of…more »

Tal Lahav_CEO New Kopel Group

New Kopel Group to buy 1,500 new cars and to invest over EUR 20 mln in its divisions

Auto January 31, 2017 10:43 0 comments

The operational leasing company New Kopel Group plans to buy 1,500 new cars and to invest over EUR 20 million in its divisions in 2017, as it looks to increase its operational leasing fleet by…more »

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Romania’s First Car state program sees massive cut in budget

Auto January 27, 2017 15:45 0 comments

The Finance Ministry in to half budget of grants for the program First Car compared with 2016, from RON 100 to RON 50 million, according to a Government decision, as only 75 cars were bought…more »

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Leaseplan Romania’s turnover worth EUR 42.2 mln in 2016

Auto January 27, 2017 11:14 0 comments

Leaseplan Romania’s turnover was worth EUR 42.2 million in 2016 and the cars park managed in operational leasing exceeded 11,300 cars, with the whole portfolio being worth EUR 100 million. The company has also opened…more »

Georgi Roussev, Director General Europharm Distributie

Europharm Distributie makes EUR 1 mln fleet acquisition of hybrid vehicles

Auto January 25, 2017 11:43 0 comments

Europharm Distributie (EPH) has announced that it will fully replace its current fleet of vehicles with hybrids for the sales team by the end of this year, as part of a EUR 1 million deal…more »

Bogdan Apahidean - 2

Romania’s operational leasing market reached 60,000 units at the end of 2016

Auto January 19, 2017 16:29 0 comments

Romania's operational leasing market reached 60,000 units last year, according to the estimations from the beginning of the year, which is a growth of 8 percent compared with the end of 2015, according to the…more »

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New sales record for Dacia: 584,219 units delivered in 2016 at global level, up by 6 pct y/y

Auto January 17, 2017 16:06 0 comments

Dacia recorded a new sales record, with 584,219 units delivered in 2016 at global level, a growth by 6 percent compared with 2015, when 551,000 units were delivered. In 2014, Dacia succeeded to overpass the…more »


Continental puts EUR 12 million in expanding Timisoara-based plant

Auto January 16, 2017 15:30 0 comments

Car parts maker Continental announced that year it will expand again the electronics items factory from Timisoara that produced in 10 years of activity 60 million units (finished electronics items). The investment is worth EUR…more »