Volkswagen Group sales in the first half fell by 27.4%

Volkswagen Group sales in the first half fell by 27.4%

July 18, 2020 0 By autotimesnews

The press service of the company reports.

According to the data released the other day, in the first half of this year, Volkswagen sales decreased by 27.4% – to 3,893,000 new cars, compared to the same period in 2019. The biggest drop in sales was shown by the Western Europe region, where the number of cars decreased by 37.5%.

In addition, a strong decline in sales was observed in South America, where sales fell by 32.8%. The US market also showed a 26.2% drop. With regard to sales of brands owned by Volkswagen, Seat sank the most – by 38.5%. Skoda and Audi follow – 31.3% and 22% respectively.

So, last month, only 308 new cars of the brand were sold in the European market, which is 11.7% less than in the same period in 2019.