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AUTO SALES: The Story of a Smaller, but more Robust, Diesel Market Continued in May

  • Date: 17-06-19
  • Category: AUTO SALES
  • Source: LMC Auto

At the time of writing, there are several markets yet to report their May diesel car sales results, but we can confidently say that the region’s diesel market, from a share perspective, avoided further month‐on‐month falls.

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ELECTRIC VEHICLES: Sweden's Electric Car Boom Is Under Threat From Power Crunch

  • Date: 12-06-19
  • Category: AUTO SALES
  • Source: Bloomberg

Sweden’s ambitious plan to drastically cut emissions from transport by bringing millions of electric cars onto the road could be derailed by a lack of power capacity for new charging stations in major cities.

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AUTO SALES: India car market down 26% in May

  • Date: 12-06-19
  • Category: AUTO SALES
  • Source: Just Auto

Sales of cars in India fell sharply in May according to data released by the Society of Indian Automotive Manufacturers (SIAM). The trade body said sales of passenger vehicles fell for a seventh straight month in May, the longest run of successive monthly declines since 2014.

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AUTO SALES: Auto Demand Facing a ‘Sustained Downturn' in World’s Two Biggest Markets

  • Date: 12-06-19
  • Category: AUTO SALES
  • Source: Bloomberg

Global automakers are rapidly downshifting, two leading industry watchers said Wednesday, as demand falters in the world’s largest car markets -- China and the U.S.

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AUTO SALES: U.S. auto industry faces 30% drop by 2022, analyst predicts

  • Date: 12-06-19
  • Category: AUTO SALES
  • Source: Detroit News

Detroit — The U.S. auto industry is heading toward a nearly 30% decrease in sales by 2022, a Bank of America Merrill Lynch analyst predicts.

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AUTO SALES: China Car Slump Extends to a Year With Few Signs of Reprieve

  • Date: 11-06-19
  • Category: AUTO SALES
  • Source: Bloomberg

Local manufacturers hurting more, international brands hold up China’s car sales declined for the 12th consecutive month, a historic slump that’s left manufacturers reeling as trade tensions and economic worries weigh on consumer sentiment.

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AUTO SALES: Turkey 2019 auto sales forecast cut to 350,000-400,000 vehicles- assn

  • Date: 11-06-19
  • Category: AUTO SALES
  • Source: Reuters

ISTANBUL, June 11 (Reuters) - Turkey’s Automotive Distributors’ Association said on Tuesday it had cut its automotive sales forecast for 2019 as sales continue to contract despite extended tax cuts by the government to encourage purchases.

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AUTO SALES: China's Car Dealers Ask Government to Stimulate Slumping Auto Sales

  • Date: 31-05-19
  • Category: AUTO SALES
  • Source: Bloomberg

China’s car dealers urged the government to stimulate auto demand as soon as possible to help end a historic slump that’s now approaching the one-year mark.

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