World Vehicle Sales – March 2012 to April 2013

Worldwide vehicle sales

Wards Auto - May 31, 2013

Article Summary
  • World vehi­cle sales climbed 5.4% in April, aided by strong demand across West­ern Hemi­sphere and 1st year-on-year gain in Europe since Novem­ber 2011
  • Global auto mak­ers deliv­ered 7.14M units in month, com­pared w/ 6.77M year-ago, as all mar­kets showed improvement.
  • North Amer­ica posted largest increase, w/ 128,000 addi­tional deliv­er­ies push­ing results up 8.9% from year-ago to 1.57 mil­lion units, giv­ing it 22% share of global auto sales.
Significance of the Data