Algerian Vehicles Sales kept falling in the 2017, the fourth year in a row, having lost over 75% of volume since the 2013 record. The reduction of over 50% of licences to import has not been balanced by growth of local production.
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.
Algeria authorities are killing the domestic vehicles sector blocking the imports of new vehicles and sustaining the only local producer, the Renault Group, reducing the certificate for import dramatically.