Romanian car market is booming thanks to the tax break applied since January and the roaring economic trend, with Q1 GDP speed at +5.7%. However, Dacia is losing terrain under the attack of Volkswagen (+49%) and Ford (+49%).
Romania Auto Market in Q1 2016 fast start fueled by a solid economic increase. Following the 2015 recovery the market is projected to jump over the 100.000 unit this year. Dacia easy controls the arena.
Moldova Vehicles Industry in 2015 fell 30% squeezed by economic recession and political scandals. During the Q4 sales dropped 40% and 2016 perspectives are dark. New Hyundai Tucson landed in fourth place.
Moldova new vehicles market is falling down 22% in the 2015 hit by economic crisis and political scandals. Dacia is market leader with over 20% of market share followed by Skoda and Hyundai. Dacia Logan is the best-selling model.