July 21, 2019

Volkswagen: Almost 260,000 delivered commercial vehicles in first half-year

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles delivered 259,400 Transporter, Caddy, Amarok and Crafter models to customers worldwide from January until June this year.

The brand says these figures are level with the same period last year. With 182,800 deliveries to customers in Western Europe, last year’s deliveries were exceeded in this region by 1.4 per cent.

Europe
The delivery volume in Western Europe was highly influenced by the core markets:
Germany: 68,100 vehicles (-0.3 per cent)
UK: 26,100 vehicles (+6.3 per cent)
Spain: 10,200 vehicles (+20.7 per cent)
France: 10,100 vehicles (+1.5 per cent)
Italy: 7,200 vehicles (+9.6 per cent)
In Eastern Europe, 23,900 vehicles were delivered to customers since the beginning of the year (+16.5 per cent).

North and South America
The brand has delivered 4,500 vehicles (+23.7 per cent) to customers in Mexico (North American market) and 19,100 vehicles (-15.5 per cent) to customers in South America.

Africa
Since January, 11,700 vehicles were handed over to customers (+43.8 per cent).

Asia-Pacific and Middle East
In the Asia-Pacific region 11,800 vehicles were handed over to customers (-11.0 per cent); 5,500 vehicles (-49.3 per cent) in the Middle Eastern region.

Brand deliveries according to model ranges (January – June 2019):
T series: 103,300 vehicles (-3.5 per cent)
Caddy: 82,500 vehicles (-2.3 per cent)
Amarok: 37,200 vehicles (-9.2 per cent)
Crafter: 36,100 vehicles (+34.9 per cent)