A poor month sees year end 5.7% down

  08 January 2018

A sharp decline in new vehicle registrations in December, down 14.4% compared with the same month in 2016, meant that the overall market in 2017 fell by 5.7%. Retail registrations in the month were down 15.9% and fleet registrations were down 11.2%, marking a ninth consecutive month of decline overall. There were big falls in…

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