The Ministry of Digital Development of Russia plans to launch an electronic car purchase and sale service in the summer, said the head of the department, Maksut Shadayev. When using the service, it is planned to use an electronic signature. “The Ministry of Digital Development has begun testing the service of electronic purchase and sale of cars using the electronic signature of Gosuslug. And we plan that in the summer we will put this service into commercial operation,” Mr. Shadayev said in an interview with RIA Novosti on the sidelines of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF). Enhanced Qualified Electronic Signature (ECES) is an electronic equivalent of a handwritten signature. A document signed by UKEP is equivalent to a document signed with one’s own hand. On June 16, Russian President Vladimir Putin at a meeting on the development of the automotive industry instructed to develop a new strategy for the industry, which will include Russian technologies and production in the country. The head of the Ministry of Industry and Trade Denis Manturov said that the government will allocate about 21 billion to support demand in the car market ….