BUCHAREST (Romania), May 19 (SeeNews) – New passenger car registrations in Romania decreased 27.5% to 32,300 in the first four months of 2020, provisional data from the European Automobile Manufacturers' Association, ACEA, indicated on Tuesday.
In April alone, new passenger car registrations in Romania decreased 50.3% to 4,321 units, ACEA said in a statement.
Romanian car maker Dacia's sales in the EU plummeted by 52.6% year-on-year to 86,335 units in the January-April period. Dacia's market share decreased to 3.1% in January-April compared to 4.0% in the same period of last year.
New passenger car registrations in the EU, excluding Malta, decreased by an annual 38.5% in January-April, reaching 2.75 million units.
New passenger car registrations in Romania rose 23.4% year-on-year to 161,562 in 2019.