October has already happened and in addition let us a time more summery than autumnal leaves us with curious information as to the sales of cars in Spain. The Plan PIVE was terminated effective September 30, and both the manufacturer and the employer and the dealers were warned that their cessation could be noticed in the short and medium term. Well, the numbers of October already ahead of what might happen if the new government does not work to develop a new incentive plan.
Care, we do not speak of the figures are negative or much less, but the channel in particular is already showing symptoms of stagnation. If this situation remains for a long time we could see how new the automobile sector in Spain you could have problems.
During the month of October the sales of new cars in Spain (cars and suvs) have been located in 83.500 units. This represents a growth compared to the same period last year of 4.5 percent. True, it is a positive number, but excluding any month that has given us a scare is situated below the figures that have been giving during the first nine months of the year.
If we study the first nine months of the year, the sector has registered in the first ten months of the year, total sales of 958.659 units. These numbers represent an 11 percent growth compared to the same months of the year 2015. This way we could close the year with sales of 1.10 million passenger cars and suvs new.
Focusing on the brands that are most sold in October we have that Renault has managed to enroll to 6,700 units, followed by Seat and Peugeot with 6.320 and 6.027 units respectively. In terms of the accumulated of the year, Opel is still the best selling brand in Spain with 76.600 units. The second and third mark are Volkswagen with 74.450 units and Renault with 72.120 units.
The model’s most important market during October is the Seat Leon with 2.615 units registered. The Nissan Qashqai with 2100 units and the Seat Ibiza with 2.010 units close to the podium. If we’re going to the accumulated of the year, the three models preferred by the Spanish market, belong to the Volkswagen Group, and are the Leon, Ibiza and Golf with 29.660, 27.710, and 23.760 units respectively.
Will have to see the numbers of November and December to know how the year finishes for the automotive sector Spanish.
Source – AutoInfor