Algerian Vehicles Sales kept falling in the second quarter due to the reduction of import licence at only 50.000 units. Despite the Volkswagen Group rush t set up the new plant, actually the market id reserved to Renault Group.
Irish cars market in the Q2 confirmed the negative trend, the worse within the EU zone, with sales falling in double-digit, probably influenced by politic instability while economy is still growing fast. Ford is declining.
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 (+43.9%) and Ford (+50%).
France Auto Sales in May celebrated the new President election with an almost positive score, recovering the previous month fall. Toyota continues to the fastest growing brand while the demand on the new CH-R is weakening.
Renault Global Performance in the 2016 has been the best among top global brands starting a "gold" era we aspect to continue up to the 2022. Sales in Europe still are 67% of total but a strong performance is foreseen in South America.
Algerian Auto Market 2016 destroyed by the local authorities limiting the import with discriminating quotas. Product shortage lifted prices on the sky creating room for grey market done by unstructured traders.