New passenger car and van registrations totaled 41,614 in July and was 16.63 percent higher year-on-year, as well as 11.96 percent lower than in June 2017, according to a report by market researcher Samar citing national car registry. The y/y number has been growing for 28 consecutive months. It is also the first time new care registration number has broken the 40,000 mark.
“High sales in July, as has been for a long time, are due to high activity by institutional clients, which acquired 18 percent more passenger cars in July compared to the corresponding month of last year. Also, the figure increased by 20.5 percent for the first seven months of the year,” Samar said.
In total, as many as 283,900 passenger cars have been registered in Poland in 2017, up by 17.3 percent from the same period of last year. New truck registrations stood at 34,321 for the first seven months of 2017, which was up by 0.37 percent compared to the same period in 2016.