Greece new car sales up 16.5 percent in November image

New car registrations in Greece rose 16.5 percent in November, the Association of Motor Vehicles Importers Representatives said on Wednesday.

According to the report, in November there were 7,890 vehicles sold compared to 6,771 in 2010.
However, the course of the passenger car market in Greece remains negative, since in 2011 33.1% less vehicles have been registered compared to 2010 (92,144 units in 2011, compared to 137,808 in 2010).

Light Commercial Vehicles (gross weight up to 3.5 tons): Year to date, in Greece, only 470 medium and heavy commercial vehicles were sold, down 62.5 percent compared to the same period of last year (470 units in 2011, 1,252 in 2010).

Commercial Vehicles (gross weight over 3.5 tons): The market of medium and heavy commercial vehicles recorded during the period January-November 2011 a drop in registrations of 62.5%, compared to the same period of last year (470 units in 2011, 1,252 in 2010). In November 2011, 30 trucks were registered, compared to 60 in 2010 (-77.8%).

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