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File photo - Cars are seen parked at Maruti Suzuki's plant at Manesar, Haryana. (REUTERS)
File photo - Cars are seen parked at Maruti Suzuki's plant at Manesar, Haryana. (REUTERS)

Thailand July domestic car sales tumble 24.8% y/y: Industry federation

  • The sales, however, rose 2.28% from June, helped by easing coronavirus restrictions and Bangkok's international motor show.

Domestic car sales in Thailand shrank for a 14th straight month in July, dropping 24.8% from a year earlier to 59,335 vehicles as the coronavirus outbreak crushed demand, the Federation of Thai Industries (FTI) said on Thursday.

But sales rose 2.28% from June, helped by easing virus restrictions and Bangkok's international motor show, it said.

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In June, car sales declined 32.6% from a year earlier.

Thailand is a regional vehicle production and export base for the world's top automobile manufacturers.

This story has been published from a wire agency feed without modifications to the text.

  • First Published Date : 20 Aug 2020, 10:43 AM IST