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Avito, launched in 2007, operates the leading classifieds site in Russia, AVITO.ru. The site spans across five key areas, Auto, Real Estate, Jobs, Services and General goods.
Since its inception, millions of Russians have used the service to buy and sell goods such as home electronics, clothing, cars and real estate. In addition, thousands of Russian businesses use AVITO.ru as a sales channel.
Avito has more than 25 million unique monthly visitors, producing over 6 billion page views, which makes it one of the top five Russian websites. Avito also operates classifieds sites in the Ukraine, Egypt and Morocco.
Naspers acquired an 18.6% stake in Avito in March 2013, after merging its Slando.ru and OLX.ru platforms into the combined entity and injection and additional US million in cash. In 2015 Naspers increased this stake to 22%.