Commercial vehicle registrations in European have experienced a sixth consecutive monthly growth, with figures from ACEA showing that registrations in June rose 18.5% compared to 2014.
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The Mayor of London has set out his vision for plans to position London as Europe’s leading city for ultra-low emission vehicles (ULEVs) with a detailed plan to accelerate the uptake of these vehicles in the capital.
British plants built 227,624 engines in June – up 1.3% over 2014.
Year-to-date performance steady with new facilities gearing up for production.
Sector has bright future, with major investments set to be realised in the coming months.
UK commercial vehicle (CV) manufacturing output grows 29.9% in the first six months of the year. Particularly strong June sees a 54.5% surge in production, with 9,805 commercial vehicles produced. Growth bolstered by both UK and international demand, both of which show strong increases in the year to-date. British commercial vehicle manufacturing grew by more
Car manufacturing increases 5.4% in June to 143,759 units, with strong export performance.
January-June output grows 0.3% on last year to the highest half-year level since 2008.
Sector leads on efficiency with workforce productivity twice the national average.
Demand for new cars in Europe continued its upwards trajectory in the first six months of the year, as registrations rose 8.2% compared with 2014, according to ACEA.
Demand for places at Automechanika Birmingham, the UK’s first trade show dedicated to automotive supply chain and aftermarket companies, is building rapid momentum, with a third of the exhibition space already booked up in just one month.
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New bus and coach registrations grow 17.2% to 4,679 units in the first six months of 2015.
Demand for new buses and coaches rose in June with 32% growth.
June figures driven by converted bus market, which saw 76.9% surge in the month to 490 units.