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

March January-March
Units +/- (%) Units +/- (%) Int. manufacturers (VDIK, %)
Total 37,743 34.2 89,311 4.9 30.5
up to 3,5 t 28,486 36.4 67,044 4.9 -
3,5 to 16t 2,627 32.7 6,032 0.2 -
over 16t 6,208 30.2 14,962 10.1 -
Buses 422 -13.0 1,273 -20.8 -
2020 2019
Number Change (%) Int. manufacturers(VDIK, %) Number Change (%) Int. manufacturers(VDIK, %)
Total 349,071 -14.8 28.3 409,801 6.1 28.7
up to 3,5 t 267,932 -12.2 - 305,050 6.9 -
3,5 to 16t 24,456 -19.5 - 30,389 9.9 -
over 16t 50,223 -26.1 - 67,925 2.0 -
Buses 6,460 0.4 - 6,437 -3.7 -

From the field of Automotive market

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Commercial vehicle market