Belgium Auto Sales has lost steam in April and May losing all the gain taken in the Q1. In May sales fell 8% while data from economy are not positive a part the decline of unemployment. Five brands are fighting for car market leadership.
France Auto Sales in April has lost 5.5% reducing the year to date gain at a mere 2.1%. The Macron election as new President changed the sector outlook from stable to positive. Toyota shining thanks to the success of CH-R.
Portuguese Auto Market in the first quarter of 2017 was moderately positive with March down 1.5% albeit data from the economy are almost positive. Renault is running fast fueled by Clio, Megane and new SUVs line up.
France best selling cars ranking after the first three months of the 2017 with the Peugeot 2008 up in the third step of podium and two new entrance within tp 10, the Peugeot 3008 and the Renault Megane.
Slovenian Autos Market started fast the 2017 with the first quarter up in double-digit propelled by resilient private and public consumption. Volkswagen and Renault are fighting for the leadership, like the Golf and the Clio.
Peugeot Global Performance in last years had been disappointing with CAGR over 8 points below the industry. Growth in China and recovery on Iran market have avoided harsh decline in volumes and profit.
Martinique Vehicles Market 2016 crossed for the first time since 2008 the 14.000 annual milestone thanks to a positive economic mood. Peugeot beat the rival Renault, just for peanuts ,pushed up by the demand on 208.
Estonia Cars Market in 2016 gained ground in double digit, hitting the best performance since 2009. Land Rover shined while the Skoda Octavia was back in pole position ahead of Toyota Auris and Avensis.
Belgium Cars Market 2016 at the best out of the last five years and at the third best sales level ever after the 2011 record and the 2010. Renault was leader but Infiniti starred as fastest growing brand.