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ROMANIA: Auto exports grow in January

By just-auto.com editorial team | 13 February 2001

Exports of road vehicles from Romania increased 282.8% to 624 in January 2001 from 163 in January 2000, according to provisional totals provided to just-auto.com by the Association of Automobile Producers and Importers in Romania.

Cars, comprising almost all of the volume, rose 280.9% to 617 this year from 162 last year. Commercial vehicles were negligible - seven in 2001, one in 2000.

ROMANIA
January
January
%
Year-to-Date
Year-to-Date
%
Auto Exports
2001
2000
Change
2001
2000
Change
Buses
0
0
-
0
0
-
Units until 16 seats
0
0
-
0
0
-
Units over 16 seats
0
0
-
0
0
-
Cars
617
162
280.9
617
162
280.9
Commercial Vehicles
7
1
600.0
7
1
600.0
Units until 3.5T GVW
7
1
600.0
7
1
600.0
Units 3.5T-7.0T GVW
0
0
-
0
0
-
Units over 7.0T GVW
0
0
-
0
0
-
TOTAL
624
163
282.8
624
163
282.8
SOURCE Association of Automobile Producers & Importers in Romania

In 2000 versus 1999, auto exports grew 241.9% to 9,368 from 2,740. Increases registered: 278.2% for cars to 7,772 from 2,055; 133.0% for commercial vehicles to 1,596 from 685. No buses were exported either year.

ROMANIA Auto Exports
2000
1999
% Change
Buses
0
0
-
Units until 16 seats
0
0
-
Units over 16 seats
0
0
-
Cars
7,772
2,055
278.2
Commercial Vehicles
1,596
685
133.0
Units until 3.5T GVW
1,520
681
123.2
Units 3.5T-7.0T GVW
0
0
-
Units over 7.0T GVW
76
4
1800.0
TOTAL
9,368
2,740
241.9
SOURCE Association of Automobile Producers & Importers in Romania


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