Automobile gross sales fall in most Western European markets. In Norway, there it goes within the reverse means. Now we have the very best development of all, with a rise of 1.9 % within the first half.
Norway is certainly one of 4 international locations which are transferring in direction of the circulate, new figures from the evaluation firm LMC Automotive present in line with Motor.
In Norway, 78,209 new vehicles have been registered throughout the first months of the 12 months. Over two thirds of those are electrified.
For Western Europe total, there’s a fall of three.5 % within the first half of the 12 months, and additional decline is anticipated within the coming months.
The autumn in June was eight.5 % in contrast with the identical month in 2018.
In Denmark, Luxembourg, Greece and Germany there was a slight gross sales development. In most international locations, nevertheless, gross sales have declined.
The gross sales figures in July and August are measured towards comparatively sturdy figures from final 12 months, as a result of automotive gross sales elevated forward of the brand new WLTP guidelines that will likely be launched on 1 September.
WLTP is a brand new take a look at methodology for the type-approval of vehicles for the European market.
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