04 January 2018 #SMMT News

Find out who has joined the premier automotive trade association and what they get from membership: New members – December 2017.

01 December 2017 #SMMT News

Find out who has joined the premier automotive trade association and what they get from membership: New members – November 2017.

23 November 2017 #SMMT News #UK Manufacturing

British engine production rises 14.7% in October to 263,141. Production for UK up 26.3% to 126,626 units – the highest October for domestic output on record. Exports also grow, with 136,515 engines shipped overseas – a 5.6% uplift. Mike Hawes,

23 November 2017 #CV Sector #TNB News #UK Manufacturing

British commercial vehicle manufacturing declines -25.7% in October to 6,921. UK demand rises 31.7% as exports fall -44.0%. Year-to-date production declines -13.3% to 68,154 units, with overseas demand accounting for 61.6% of output. British CV manufacturing fell -25.7% in October,

16 November 2017 #Event News #SMMT News

SMMT President Tony Walker to set out future challenges and opportunities for sector at 101st Annual Dinner. Comedian and actor Bill Bailey joins the event as celebrity guest speaker. Record attendance expected at key event in the automotive calendar. One

10 November 2017 #Event News #SMMT News

SMMT is delighted to announce that the Secretary of State for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy, Rt Hon Greg Clark MP, will be attending the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) 101st Annual Dinner and giving a keynote speech


SMMT’s October forecast for new car and van registrations in the UK for 2017 and 2018. Forecasts are prepared by SMMT’s Economics Team and are revised on a quarterly basis. Download the latest forecast here: October 2017.

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