Argentina vehicle sales, production taper as exports grow in October [ Argentina ]
On November 3, Argentina’s Association of Automobile Manufacturers (ADEFA) announced that while wholesale sales of 74,416 vehicles in October were 2.3% less than in September, they were 32.0% higher than in October 2016.
Between January and October, wholesale sales accounted for 714,864 vehicles, an increase of 21.8% compared with the same period in 2016.
Argentina’s production of 43,854 vehicles in October was 6.6% less than in September and 15.9% more than October 2016.
Between January and October, the country produced a total of 393,650 vehicles, 2.1% more than the 385,727 units produced in the first ten months of 2016.
In October, 21,176 vehicles were exported, an increase of 3.0% compared to September and 51.7% more than in October 2016.
A total of 172,263 vehicles were exported in the first ten months of 2017, 15.1% more than during the same period in 2016.