France Auto Sales hit expectations in the first quarter with a moderate stable growth. The success of the new B SUV, just launched pushed up Toyota, the fastest growing brand on the year. Volkswagen is down.
Belgium Auto Sales very strong in the first quarter 2017 keeping the momentum started two years ago. On top of th market five brands are fighting for the leadership, Volkswagen, Renault, BMW, Peugeot & Opel.
Portuguese Auto Market 2017 started moderately positive with first two months sales up 6%. The market leader Renault is gaining a wide gap over all followers improving 32% fueled by Clio, Megane and new SUVs line up.
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.