Posted on 06 May 2011
5 May 2011
Figures released by ODD (Turkey’s Automotive Distributors Association) show car and light vehicle unit sales increased from 157,982 to 259,182 in the first four months of 2011 – a 64 percent increase on an annual basis.
According to the report, car sales increased by 70 percent during the first 4 months of 2011 and light commercial vehicles increased 52 percent during the same period. A monthly breakdown of car sales during the period shows an increase of 123 Percent in January, 88 percent in February, 51 percent in March and 41 percent in March. The report noted that 60% of car sales were diesel.
Source – HDN