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Turkey's car sales down 4.6% in 2021

Turkey's car sales down 4.6% in 2021 Source: pixabay.com

SOFIA (Bulgaria), January 14 (SeeNews) - Sales of passenger cars and light commercial vehicles in Turkey went down by 4.6% in 2021, the local association of automotive distributors, ODD, said.

The number of vehicles sold last year reached 737,350 units, ODD said in a monthly report published last week.

Passenger car sales decreased 7.9% year-on-year to 561,853 units in the review period, while sales of light commercial vehicles rose by an annual 7.9% to 175,497 units.

In December alone, Turkey's passenger car and light commercial vehicle market fell 40% compared to December 2020, to 62,243 units.

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