Commercial vehicle market

Trucks and vans transport daily needed goods for consumers and companies. Buses carry many millions of people every year. Germany is one of the largest commercial vehicle markets in Europe.

New commercial vehicle registrations in Germany

August January – August
Units +/- (%) Units +/- (%) Int. manufacturers (VDIK, %)
Total 24,697 -4.3 198,965 -17.1 30,1
up to 3,5 t 18,466 -6.0 145,142 -20.2
3,5 to 16t 1,665 -2.1 13,629 -16.1
over 16t 4,225 7,2 37,390 -1.9
Buses 341 -33.8 2.804 -24.4
2021 2020
Number Change (%) Int. manufacturers(VDIK, %) Number Change (%) Int. manufacturers(VDIK, %)
Total 351,187 0.6 31.9 349,071 -14.8 28.3
up to 3,5 t 265,875 -0.8 267,932 -12.2
3,5 to 16t 23,422 -4.2 24,456 -19.5
over 16t 55,416 10.3 50,223 -26.1
Buses 6,474 0.2 6,460 0.4

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Commercial vehicle market