Are we getting back to record numbers of imported vehicles coming into New Zealand again? If these figures are correct it appears that the Car Dealer confidence is returning after months of low car import numbers.
Have a look for your self and see what we mean.
Secondhand Imported Figures:
January 2013 Imported Vehicles to New Zealand - 4,485 Units
February 2011 Imported Vehicles to New Zealand - 5,049 Units
February 2012 Imported Vehicles to New Zealand - 4,920 Units
February 2013 Imported Vehicles to New Zealand - 8,268 Units
January and February 2012 Totals - 8,111 used cars
January and February 2013 Totals - 12,753 used cars
Up over 60% on 2012.
New Car Sales Figures:
February 2011 New Vehicle Sales - 4,815 Units
February 2012 New Vehicle Sales - 7,368 Units
February 2013 New Vehicle Sales - 7,027 Units
New Light Commercial Figures:
(New and Used Figures combined).
January 2013 Vans and Utes - 950 Units
February 2013 Vans and Utes - 1,341 Units