Home > Auto > News > Thailand September domestic car sales fall 4.1% y/y: Industry federation
File photo of newly manufactured cars used for representational purpose only. (REUTERS)
File photo of newly manufactured cars used for representational purpose only. (REUTERS)

Thailand September domestic car sales fall 4.1% y/y: Industry federation

  • Thai September domestic car sales rose 12.4% from August, helped by easing coronavirus restrictions, government relief measures and launches of new car models.

Domestic car sales in Thailand shrank for a 16th straight month in September, down 4.1% from a year earlier to 77,433 vehicles as the coronavirus outbreak hurt demand, the Federation of Thai Industries (FTI) said on Monday.

But sales rose 12.4% from August, helped by easing virus restrictions, government relief measures and launches of new car models, it said.

Trending Cars

See All

In August, car sales dropped 12.1% 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 : 19 Oct 2020, 12:38 PM IST