EU car sales also fell sharply in August

US GDP growth breaks records in the third quarter

The US economy grows 7.4% between July and September but doubts about the course of the pandemic cloud optimismThe United States economy grew at...

Pope Francis lamented the terrorist attack in Nice and sent a message to the French people

He called for a "cessation of violence" and called for the fraternity in the midst of the massacre.Pope Francis on Tuesday regretted the murder...

Why is Trump’s party the elephant and Biden’s the donkey?

On November 3, 2020, the Republican Party and the Democratic Party of the United States will compete for the votes of the citizens in...

France, terrorized. Man threatening passers-by with a gun, fatally shot near Avignon. Incident at the French consulate in Jeddah

Police in riot gear stormed a rally on Friday, removing hundreds of protesters by truck. According to the French radio station Europe 1,...

Former Chief of Staff to former Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly, author of the explosive anti-Trump editorial published by NYT in 2019

"We do not give the president silence. We owe the truth to him and the American people, "writes Miles Taylor, currently...

According to the European Automobile Manufacturers Association, 6.124 million passenger cars were placed on the market in the European Union between January and August, 32 percent, nearly 2.9 million less than a year earlier.

Spain had the largest decline in the first eight months of the year, at 40.6 percent. In Italy, 38.9 percent, in France, 32 percent, and in Germany, 28.8 percent fewer passenger cars were placed on the market than a year earlier.

In August, 769,000 cars were registered in the EU, 18.9 percent less than the 949,000 in August 2019. In July, the number of cars placed on the market was only 5.7 percent less than the 1.072 million number of 1.137 million a year earlier.

In August, with the exception of Cyprus, where annual growth was 14.1 per cent, the number of cars placed on the market in all EU countries fell from a year earlier. Among the major national markets, Italy was the best performer with a decline of 0.4 percent. In Germany, 20.0 per cent and in France 19.8 per cent fewer cars were placed on the market in August than a year earlier.

In Hungary, 15.6 thousand passenger cars were registered in August 2019 and 10.9 thousand in August this year, 30.1 percent less. From January to August, the number of cars on the market fell by 25.4 percent from 105.4 thousand in 2019 to 78.6 thousand.

Source: MTI

Image source (s): MTI

.

trending

Related Articles