According to Khabar Khodro, the CEO of Bahman Group mentioned to Necessity of view change in auto industry and said, “In a situation that market, environment and conditions in auto industry is changed, the view point and process of move and activities of this industry should be changed too.”
Mohammad Reza Soroush in an interview with Khabar Khodro's reporter said, "Certainly, international limits had negative influences on auto industry. But if companies have had more solid financial structures those influences would have been minimized. International limits had shown the structural defects and existing lacks of auto industry in country and this chance should be used for removing defects and lacks."
He admitted, "It seems that the real influence of sanction removal in auto industry would be recognizable within next 3 or 4 months."
He added, "Price suppressing automakers in recent years has resulted many losses to automakers and parts makers in country as now parts makers are performing hardly and in this period they were only able to continue with manufacturing unit without any chances to improve technology and quality."
Soroush told, "Accomplishing targeted subsidies and increasing inflation rate have affected prices of most local products including cars. While in comparison between price indicators and cars in is shown that vehicles are suppressed considering prices."
Finally, he added, "many related segments like oil industry, roads and urbanism should be changed along with improving auto industry in country while according to cars' development those should improve too."