New passenger car registrations in the European Union fell 22.3 percent from a year earlier to 949,722 units in June of 2020. Spain saw the biggest decline among the four major EU markets (-36.7 percent), followed by Germany (-32.3 percent) and Italy (-23.1 percent). On the other hand, demand for new cars grew in France (1.2 percent) amid the new incentives to stimulate sales of low-emission vehicles that were introduced by the French government at the beginning of June. From January to June, demand for new passenger cars slumped by 38.1 percent, following four months of unprecedented declines across the region. So far this year, car registrations decreased by 50.9 percent in Spain, 46.1 percent in Italy, 38.6 percent in France and 34.5 percent in Germany.
Car Registrations in European Union averaged 1166252.81 Units from 2003 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 1890664 Units in March of 2017 and a record low of 270682 Units in April of 2020. This page provides - European Union Car Registrations- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. European Union New Passenger Car Registration - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on August of 2020. source: European Automobile Manufacturers Association (ACEA)