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Volvo trucks hit by surprise sales decline


Swedish heavy trucks producer Volvo AB, the second largest globally, has posted a surprise dip in truck deliveries last month, as the maker was impacted by an economy slowdown in the European, South American and Asian regions. Although a Reuters poll of analysts predicted an average rise in shipments of 4%, Volvo managed to negatively offset the forecasts, as sales of ...
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UK: July exports rise to new record
Thanks to the introduction of new models and demand for high-end vehicles, production levels in Britain in July rose almost 3%, leading to the best ever July in terms of ...
GM and Ford love China
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VW brand sees rising sales in July
The namesake Volkswagen passenger car brand enjoyed a rather modest growth last month, of 4%, as advances in the core region and China only slightly offset declines in other parts ...
Russia: July sales dip 23%
The country’s dwindling sales plummeted last month after going down 17% in June. The deliveries slump shows the customer base goes increasingly weary of the outcome of the Ukraine crisis. The ...
Audi sales climb almost 10% in July
Audi AG, the premium unit of the Volkswagen Group and the second-largest luxury automaker in the world reported its sales last month rose 9.7% to 144,000 vehicles. The automaker’s deliveries after ...
Mercedes sales hit record in July
Mercedes-Benz, the car unit of Daimler and the third largest premium automaker in the world, reported its best monthly sales to date in July, with deliveries rising 11% to 130,003 ...
The recovery in Western Europe is gaining momentum
According to industry figures gathered by LMC Automotive, the auto sales recovery in the Western European region has reached 5% last month, fueling expectations for a more sustainable market come-back. After ...
Winners and losers in July car sales
The top-selling car of 2014 to date is Toyota Corolla, July being its fifth consecutive month at the top of monthly charts sales. It managed to defeat Mazda 3 with ...
German car sales back on track in July
Car sales in Germany recovered this July with the second-highest monthly gain in 2014, suggesting a further increase in demand for the following six months in Europe’s biggest auto market. Registrations ...

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