Nearly 199,000 automobiles, light commercial vehicles sold in January-March, says industry group
Turkey’s car and light commercial vehicle (LCV) sales grew 60% year-on-year in the first quarter of this year, an industry group announced on Friday.
Passenger car and LCV sales reached 198,660 in January-March, the Automotive Distributors’ Association (ODD) said in a statement.
A total of 156,464 cars were sold in the first three months, up 57%, while LCV market grew by 70.3% with 42,196.
In March, the automotive market was nearly doubled up 92.8% compared to a year ago, reaching 96,428.
Passenger car sales hit 76,337 last month, rising 91.4% on an annual basis.