Commercial vehicle market trend – March 2015


In January, commercial vehicle registrations grew by more than 23%. SMMT statistics confirmed that although sales of lightweights were nearly 22% higher than for this same month last year, with an improvement above 38%, heavyweights were the top performers. Uplifts in registrations of this magnitude for chassis above 7.5 tonnes, … Continue reading

Positive CV sector despite muted January

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“The commercial vehicle sector saw manufacturing output decrease year-on-year in January, although there is still confidence in the sector,” said Mike Hawes, SMMT Chief Executive. “The home market for commercial vehicles has been strong in recent months and we expect a continued resurgence to help drive growth. Production is expected … Continue reading