Oxford, UK – World car registrations in July 2019 were down 1.5% compared with the same month in 2018 at 7.30 m units, according to LMC Automotive.
In the US sales were higher by 2.2% in July. They reached 1.4 m units. In the same month in 2018 US dealers sold 1.4m units.
Meanwhile, in China , according to LMC Automotive, sales hit 1.8 m units and were down 4.4% on the previous month. In the same month in 2018 Chinese dealers sold 1.9m units.
At the same time, in Western Europe sales were 1.3m units in the month. This is higher than the amount sold in July by 1%.
Sales in Brazil and Argentina reached 280 ,000 units in the month. This compares with 274 ,000 units in the same month in 2018.