FACTBOX-Russian car market: from boom to downturn


May 28 (Reuters) - Russia's car market has turned from Europe's fastest growing to one of the world's steepest fallers in just six months, frustrating 2008 forecasts that it would overtake Germany as the largest in Europe this year. Grabbing market share in the region is a key target for auto parts supplier Magna International Inc -- which has teamed up with Russian partners GAZ and Sberbank Rossii in its bid for General Motors unit Opel -- and is counting on the market bouncing back in ...

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