Car sales down 5.6% in January-September yr/yr
Thursday, October 20, 2005, 15:25
Car importers in Hungary sold 144,699 new cars in the first nine months of 2005, 5.6% less than in the same period a year earlier, the national association of vehicle importers told MTI. Suzuki had the highest share of sales in January-September this year, selling 30,525 cars, 14.2% more than in the same period last year, giving the company 21.1% market share. Opel trailed Suzuki with a 11.3% market share and sales of 16,313 vehicles, down 3% year-on-year. Skoda sales ranked third at 12,864 cars, up 7.7% from January-September last year.