July 1 (Bloomberg) -- Ted Cannis, chief executive officer of the Ford Sollers unit, talks about the state of the Russian automotive market and the role of sport-utility vehicles in Ford Motor Co.'s recovery strategy in the region.
Ford’s deliveries in Russia fell 18 percent this year through May, trailing a 4.5 percent industrywide drop. Cannis spoke with Bloomberg's Craig Trudell on June 28. Ford Sollers is a joint venture between Dearborn, Michigan-based Ford and OAO Sollers. (This report is an excerpt. Source: Bloomberg)