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Friday, 28.04.2017, 17:02
Lithuania's new car sales rose at one of the fastest rates in the EU in the first quarter of 2017 compared with a year ago, figures from the European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA) showed on Wednesday, reports LETA/BNS.
Keyword tags: Car market, EU – Baltic States, Statistics
Analysis of fully-processed registrations’ data performed by AV Automotive Research / AutoTyrimai, based on source data obtained from Regitra (Lithuania), CSDD (Latvia) and Maanteeamet (Estonia), shows that new light-vehicle (M1&N1) registrations in the Baltic States increased by 10.6% to 17’979 units in I quarter 2017.
Sixt car rental turnover in Latvia in 2016 was EUR 2.1 mln, up 20 % from 2015, the company said LETA.
Latvia reported the biggest decline in registration of new commercial vehicles (trucks and buses) for the first two months of this year, according to the latest report released by the European Automobile Manufacturers Association (ACEA).
In an effort to add new vehicles to its transport depot, Lithuania's police plans to purchase about 500 automobiles for patrol tasks this year, informed LETA/BNS.
Lithuania's new car sales rose at one of the fastest rates in the EU in the first two months of this year compared with a year ago, figures from the European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA) showed on Thursday.
Deputy speaker of the Estonian parliament Taavi Roivas and deputy chairman of the parliamentary environmental committee and the group of MPs for e-Estonia, Kalle Palling, have sent a letter to five leading developers of self-driving cars inviting them to invest in projects related to self-driving cars in Estonia, reports LETA/BNS.