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Vietnam’s auto sales reach 20-year record

Vietnam’s auto sales reach 20-year record

The total number of automobiles sold in 2016 reached 304,427 units, the highest level recorded by Vietnam’s auto market in the past 20 years, the Vietnam Automobiles Manufacturers Association (VAMA) announced on January 11.

Roadmap is needed for new emission standard

Roadmap is needed for new emission standard

Though major changes are on the horizon for the domestic auto industry, the Vietnamese government has so far failed to provide a roadmap for new emission standards, and carmakers are getting concerned.

September’s automobile sales surge 13%

September’s automobile sales surge 13%

Vietnam’s automobile sales in September shot up 13 percent to 26,551 units against the previous month, according to the Vietnam Automobile Manufacturers Association (VAMA).

Insiders blame Ghost Month for car sales drop

Insiders blame Ghost Month for car sales drop

Car sales in Vietnam last August fell 17% from the previous month to 23,540 units, attributable to consumers’ unwillingness to do big business like car purchases in the “Ghost Month”.

Thirteen car brands on display at VMS 2016

Thirteen car brands on display at VMS 2016

Thirteen car manufacturers with the latest models and technologies of various categories, from private cars to commercial vehicles, will be showcased at the Vietnam Motor Show (VMS) 2016.

Automobile sales decrease in June

Automobile sales decrease in June

Vietnam’s automobile sales in June totaled 24,421 units, dropping 6% against the previous month, announced the Vietnam Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (VAMA) on July 8.

Over 26,000 cars sold in May

Over 26,000 cars sold in May

Vietnam’s automobile sales in May totaled 26,028, increasing just 1% from April but 45% from the same period last year, released the Vietnam Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (VAMA).

Car sales record 42% annual surge in April

Car sales record 42% annual surge in April

Car sales in Vietnam were posted at 25,725 units in April, soaring by 42% from a year earlier, according to the Vietnam Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (VAMA).

Euro automakers get in gear for FTA

Euro automakers get in gear for FTA

European automakers are welcoming the European Union-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement’s slashed tariffs, expected to take effect in early 2018, as a key step towards boosting imports to and investment in Vietnam’s rapidly-growing auto market.

More than 23,000 cars sold in Jan 2016

More than 23,000 cars sold in Jan 2016

Vietnam’s automobile sales in the first month of 2016 rose 16% from the same period last year, amounting to 23,165 units, the Vietnam Automobile Manufacturers Association (VAMA) announced on February 16.

Half Vietnam’s auto imports come from India

Half Vietnam’s auto imports come from India

India accounted for almost half the volume of completely built-up (CBU) passenger cars Vietnam imported last year despite lower tariffs on vehicles from ASEAN countries.

Automobile market booms in 2015 amid worries

Automobile market booms in 2015 amid worries

The domestic automobile market witnessed a boom in 2015 with a series of records, but concerns still exist as manufacturers worry they cannot compete with imports after import tariffs are cut. And customers fear the prices will fall as a result of tax policies.

Vietnam auto imports nearly double in 2015

Vietnam auto imports nearly double in 2015

(VOV) - The ports of Vietnam saw auto imports surge 82.8% in volume and 91% in value on-year for the eleven months January-November of 2015, according to the latest figures of the General Statistics Office (GSO).