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AUTO SALES: UK sales worst in July since 2012

  • Date: 05-08-19
  • Category: AUTO SALES
  • Source: Just Auto

UK new car sales declined 4.1% to 157,198 registrations – the lowest July tally since 2012.

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AUTO SALES: JATO: Euro car market drops 7.9% in June; SUV demand slows; Tesla posts highest market share gain

  • Date: 26-07-19
  • Category: AUTO SALES
  • Source: Green Car Congress

The European car market dropped in June 2019 as 1.49 million vehicles were registered—down by 7.9% on the same time last year, according to data from JATO. It was the biggest monthly drop so far in 2019, as only four out of the 27 markets included in JATO’s analysis posted growth but counted for a marginal 2.6% of total registrations. SUV registrations totalled 556,400 units during the month, up by only 0.7% compared to the 552,500 units of June 2018.

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AUTO SALES: China auto group cuts 2019 sales forecast to a 5% drop

  • Date: 26-07-19
  • Category: AUTO SALES
  • Source: Reuters

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s biggest auto industry association has cut its sales forecast for this year due to slowing economic growth, and now expects sales to fall for the second year running.

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AUTO SALES: China's car sales expected to recover in H2

  • Date: 25-07-19
  • Category: AUTO SALES
  • Source: Xinhuanet

BEIJING, July 25 (Xinhua) -- China's car production and sales are both expected to recover in the next half of this year as car dealers have ratcheted up promotion before new emission standards took effect in some regions ahead of schedule, the China Securities Journal reported Thursday.

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AUTO SALES: Continental's Warning on Car Slump Shows Reality Is Hitting Home

  • Date: 22-07-19
  • Category: AUTO SALES
  • Source: Bloomberg

Continental AG investors breathed a sigh of relief on Tuesday after a long-expected warning about full-year earnings suggested the German car-parts maker is finally facing up to the deepening slump in global vehicle production.

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AUTO SALES: GM's Biggest Chinese Partner Braces For First Annual Sales Drop

  • Date: 19-07-19
  • Category: AUTO SALES
  • Source: Bloomberg

SAIC Motor Corp. expects annual sales to fall for the first time in at least 14 years as China’s biggest automaker battles through a slump in demand roiling the world’s largest car market, according to people familiar with the matter.

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AUTO SALES: Europe Car Sales Extend Downward Spiral With Worst Drop of 2019

  • Date: 17-07-19
  • Category: AUTO SALES
  • Source: Bloomberg

European car registrations fell sharply in June, resuming a downward spiral that adds to the industry's litany of woes.

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AUTO SALES: Does China’s 12 Month Losing Streak in Auto Sales Signal End of the Road for High Growth in World’s Largest Auto Market?

  • Date: 16-07-19
  • Category: AUTO SALES
  • Source: IHS Markit

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--China’s light vehicle (LV) sales fell nearly 10 percent in June 2019 from prior year—the 12th consecutive month sales declined—casting new doubts on what has been the world’s biggest growth engine for auto sales, a recent analysis by business information provider IHS Markit (NYSE: INFO) says.

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