VLADIVOSTOK. 28 November. VOSTOK-MEDIA. Since December, 8 Toyota and Lexus vehicles will rise in price by 6.4-6.5%. The Japanese producer explains it by rising dollar exchange rate to ruble. The price will be the same only on one item – Toyota Camry which is produced in Shushary near Saint-Peterborough.
Toyota Corolla will cost by 33 400 rubles more, at the price 544 900 rubles. Land Cruiser Prado will gain 95 400 rubles up to a minimum of 1 584 900 rubles. Toyota RAV4 will get extra 58 800 rubles and will cost 901 000 - 959 800 rubles.
Toyota representatives explain it by rising dollar exchange rate to the ruble rate. Since summer dollar has risen from 23 to 27 rubles.
Moreover, Toyota has returned to dollar payment. Though, last summer Toyota producer turned to ruble payment after the President’s decree which demanded all producers and consumers to use only rubles in internal payments.
Now, Toyota has returned to dollar. The exchange rate will be considered that of the Central Bank of Russia.