Light commercial vehicle registrations fell by 1.2% in August with 8,931 units sold
Sales of Commercial vehicles, Buses, Coaches and Minibuses grow by 87.8% in August with 2,643 Units
The amount of registrations in August in the light commercial vehicle segment fell with 8,931 units, 1.2% lower than last year. Up to August, a total of 93,703 vehicles have been sold, an increase of 21.2%. By channels, only sales to companies managed to grow, with an increase of 15.7%. On the other hand, the self-employed, with -26%, and sales to rental companies, with -30.5%, failed to improve on the previous year’s figures.
However, the number of registrations in August in the commercial vehicle, buse, coach and minibus segments continued their upward trend and achieved strong growth of 87.8% to 2,643 units. For the year as a whole, 20,710 units were registered, representing an increase of 30.8% compared to 2022. By type, commercial vehicles recorded 2,535 new sales, improving by 93.4% in August. Similarly, sales of buses, coaches and minibuses grew by 19.6%, with 128 units registered.
Félix García, director of communication and marketing at ANFAC, explained that “August closed on a positive note, although the volume is not high as it is a holiday month. All the months of 2023 have exceeded last year’s figures”.