Video: Recession hits Russia trucks

Kamaz, the world's biggest truck factory, struggles amid economic downturn.

    The Russian car industry has suffered terrible losses in the economic crisis, with sales down 52 per cent compared with this time last year.

    Now its Kamaz truck factory - the world's biggest - is experiencing difficulties, being shut down eight times in the past 10 months.

    Casey Kauffman reports from Russia.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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