08 Mar 2008
Truck and van registrations continue robust trend
- CV registrations: Up 11.6% in February and 3.1% to 392,948 for the rolling year.
- Trucks: Up 58.2% in February and down 0.4% to 53,420 for the rolling year.
- Vans: Up 4.1% in February and 3.7% to 339,528 for the rolling year.
"CV registrations continue a confident start to the year, despite February being a seasonal low in the calendar," said Paul Everitt, SMMT chief executive. "Trucks had yet another encouraging month which underlines the long-term stability in the UK economy."