Published on 29.07.2014
In June, the EU market of new commercial vehicles expanded for the tenth consecutive month
In June, the EU market of new commercial vehicles expanded for the tenth consecutive month. Demand increased by 10.3%, totalling 166,107 units. Growth prevailed in the segment of vans, as well as of buses and coaches, while the truck segment declined. All major markets expanded, from 3.8% in France to 6.5% in Germany, 8.6% in Italy, 18.9% in Spain and 25.5% in the UK.
From January to June, 912,722 new vehicles were registered, or 9.3% more than in the same period last year. Looking at the largest markets, France remained stable (+0.4%), while Germany expanded by 8.3%. The UK (+11.1%), Italy (+13.6%) and Spain (+38.0%) posted double-digit growths.
(Source: ACEA) – Full ACEA Press Release
In: Connectivity & Automation, Growth & Competitiveness