Russian LCV market has kept the sixth place in Europe in August

Russian LCV market has kept the sixth place in Europe in August

RusAutoNews.Com – Russian LCV market has kept the sixth place in Europe in August, however, the leader of the segment has changed by the end of last month.

According to the European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association data, the sales of light commercial vehicles in Europe has increased by 35.2% in August, to 129,615 vehicles. Germany has become the leader of the continent in LCV sales, where the segment rose by 53.8% to 23,066 units. France follows Germany with 20,025 vehicles (+17.4%). Great Britain occupies the third spot, whose market amounts to 15,385 vehicles (+6.3%). Italy comes fourth, with a sales figure of 12,200 units (+117.8%). Spain completes the top-five, where 10,549 light commercial vehicles have been sold (+18.5%). Russia has remained in the sixth place in the European LCV market. 6989 light commercial vehicles have been sold in the country in August, according to Autostat data (-0.1%).