UK vehicle production – September 2007

% of total25.0%24.2%44.3%40.1%27.4%26.2% SMMT LtdSep-07YTD 2007Sep-07YTD 2007Sep-07YTD 2007 Total139,2831,133,51219,953156,920159,2361,290,432 Home34,841274,7408,83462,98643,675337,726 % of total75.0%75.8%55.7%59.9%72.6%73.8% 13.9%1.9%-6.9%3.5%10.8%2.1% Car production‘September’s rise of 17.9 per cent over 2006 figures is highly encouraging. This is the third consecutive month production has risen in 2007, and the first quarterly rise since quarter one 2004,’ said Christopher Macgowan, SMMT chief executive. ‘As forecast last September, new vehicles from MINI, Honda, Land Rover and Nissan have all contributed to this increase and stabilised the market.’ Export104,442858,77211,11993,934115,561952,706 Source:CarsCommercial Vehicles Total vehicles  13.2%2.0%-12.7%-4.1%10.0%1.3% 16.0%1.6%1.6%17.4%12.8%4.2% Commercial vehicle production‘After a good 12 months of new commercial vehicle production we expect the market to remain stable,’ said Christopher Macgowan, SMMT chief executive. ‘September’s commercial vehicle production fell by 6.9 per cent after a strong August, but year-to-date figures remain healthy with each quarter in 2007 posting positive totals.’DownloadClick to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) read more