Volkswagen Passenger Cars annals poignant expansion in Europe

Posted on 18. Jul, 2015 by in Volkswagen Canada

Volkswagen Passenger Cars grew car deliveries in Europe in a initial half year, with some countries stating a poignant rise. The code delivered 485,200 units (January-June 2014: 451,400; +7.5 percent) in Western Europe (excluding Germany). The commission boost on markets such as Spain or a Central European countries of a Czech Republic and Hungary even reached double number figures. Deliveries on a home marketplace of Germany also rose: 305,200 (285,700; +6.8 percent) vehicles were handed over to new owners there. “However, this certain trend on European markets contrasts with a conditions in other regions, some of that are confronting vital challenges”, pronounced Christian Klingler, Board Member for Sales and Marketing for a Volkswagen Group and a Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand, commenting on developments during a code during a initial 6 months. The association has delivered 2.95 (January-June 2014: 3.07; -3.9 percent) million vehicles worldwide given a commencement of this year. Volkswagen Passenger Cars handed over 470,700 (June 2014: 515,000; -8.6 percent) vehicles to business in June.

The code delivered 891,200 (864,200; +3.1 percent) vehicles on a altogether European marketplace in a initial 6 months. Volkswagen Passenger Cars handed over 100,900 (127,100; -20.7 percent) vehicles to business in Central and Eastern Europe in a duration to June; this conditions is customarily attributable to a downturn in Russia. At 36,600 (67,400; -45.7 percent) units, deliveries on a Russian marketplace were roughly halved.

Volkswagen Passenger Cars delivered 291,500 (282,600) units in a North America segment in a duration to June, representing an boost of 3.2 percent – especially driven by double-digit expansion in Canada and Mexico. 174,400 (179,100; -2.6 percent) business in a United States chose a new car from a Volkswagen code during a same period. There was a serve pointy dump on a altogether marketplace in South America, where a conditions stays tense. The Volkswagen code was not defence to this development, delivering 247,900 (317,400; -21.9 percent) vehicles in a segment from Jan to June, of that 184,900 (255,700; -27.7 percent) units were handed over to business in Brazil.

The marketplace conditions in China was also challenging: for a initial time in several years a altogether Chinese marketplace took a downturn in June. “The marketplace in China is changing. As a marketplace personality we could not shun a effects of these altogether developments. Qualitative expansion but stays one of a pivotal goals”, Klingler added. In light of marketplace conditions, a Volkswagen Passenger Cars code handed over 1.30 (1.39; -6.7 percent) million vehicles in China during a initial 6 months. As a outcome of a downturn in China, deliveries in a Asia-Pacific segment totaled 1.41 (1.50; -6.1 percent) million vehicles.

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