Automotive market narrows 47.53 percent in H1
The automotive market narrowed nearly 47.53 percent, totaling 213,071 units on a yearly basis this January-July, the Automotive Distributors’ Association (ODD) reported on August 2. In the seven-month period, a total of 171,776 passenger cars were sold in Turkey, falling
45.96 percent on a yearly basis. On the light commercial vehicle market side, sales also dropped 53.17 percent annually, amounting to 41,295. A total of 620,937 automobiles and light commercial vehicles were sold last year, down from 956,194 in 2017.