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AUTO SALES: European Car Sales Slump in November With No Sign of Rebound

  • Date: 14-12-18
  • Category: AUTO SALES
  • Source: Bloomberg

Automaker shares fell after the European Automobile Manufacturers Association reported passenger-car registrations slid 8.1 percent in the in November from a year earlier. That dragged down year-to-date growth to 0.6 percent in the European Union and European Free Trade Association area.

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AUTO SALES: Valeo predicts mild hybrids will take more than 25% of global car market

  • Date: 12-12-18
  • Category: AUTO SALES
  • Source: Auto News Europe

PARIS -- French supplier Valeo expects mild hybrid cars to make up more than 25 percent of the world car market in 2026, its innovation director Guillaume Devauchelle said on Tuesday.

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AUTO SALES: China car sales drop at steepest pace in almost seven years

  • Date: 11-12-18
  • Category: AUTO SALES
  • Source: Reuters

BEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China’s automobile sales fell about 14 percent in November from a year earlier, the country’s top auto industry association said, marking the steepest such drop in nearly seven years in the world’s largest auto market.

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AUTO SALES: India light vehicle sales update

  • Date: 10-12-18
  • Category: AUTO SALES
  • Source: LMC Auto

In spite of the festival season just starting, India’s Light Vehicle (LV) wholesales in September dipped by 1% year-on-year (YoY) to 349k units. Although this is not a huge drop, it marks the first YoY decline in 15 months.

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AUTO SALES: China Lending Crackdown Deals Blow to World's Biggest Car Market

  • Date: 06-12-18
  • Category: AUTO SALES
  • Source: Bloomberg

China’s plan to escalate its crackdown on peer-to-peer lending could hardly have come at a worse time for the country’s slumping car market.

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AUTO SALES: Volume dips 0.5% as cars sputter, but 17M year within sight

  • Date: 03-12-18
  • Category: AUTO SALES
  • Source: Auto News

U.S. light-vehicle sales slipped 0.5 percent in November as robust fleet shipments by some automakers failed to offset slumping demand for passenger cars.

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AUTO SALES: European Car Sales Slump Again, Testing VW's Upbeat Outlook

  • Date: 15-11-18
  • Category: AUTO SALES
  • Source: Bloomberg

European carmakers had another difficult month in October with car registrations slumping once more, putting to the test a fourth-quarter bounce-back projected by Volkswagen AG and Daimler AG.

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AUTO SALES: China car market on verge of rare annual contraction after Oct sales slide

  • Date: 14-11-18
  • Category: AUTO SALES
  • Source: Reuters

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s automobile sales fell 11.7 percent in October, bringing the world’s biggest car market closer to an annual contraction not seen since at least 1990.

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