Passenger cars lead the way as vehicle sales rise by 17.9 pct in Aug

EconomyMacroeconomy Tags: Cars, ELSTAT
Photo by Andreas Simopoulos/Fosphotos
Photo by Andreas Simopoulos/Fosphotos

The rise in road motor vehicles going into circulation for the first time picked up pace in August, rising by 19.1 percent year-on-year (YoY), from the 2.3 percent growth in July, according to Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data released on Monday.

In August 2021, the year-on-year change was 5.4 percent, compared to August 2020, when Greece was only gradually finding its footing from the first lockdown and the summer season was very subdued.

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