UK commercial vehicle (CV) production fell -41.8% in March, with 5,219 units leaving production lines, according to the latest figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT).
UK Commercial Vehicle Production Falls
Some 3,807 fewer vans, trucks, taxis and buses left factory gates than in the same month last year, as nationwide coronavirus lockdown measures forced plants to close partway through the month.
Output for the domestic market fell -43.4%, while production for export declined -40.6% as the pandemic caused business closures and dented confidence around the ...
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