Groupe Renault maintains market share

In the first half of the year, Groupe Renault recorded 1,938,579 vehicles sold, down 6.7 per cent in a market that fell 7.1 per cent.

Sales remained stable in Europe in a market that fell by 2.5 per cent. In regions outside Europe, the Group’s sales followed the sharply declining global trend.

In the electric vehicle segment, Renault brand sales volumes worldwide increased by 42.9% (more than 30,600 vehicles.) In Europe, ZOE saw its volumes increase by 44.4% (25,041 vehicles) and Kangoo Z.E. by 30.7% (4,653 vehicles.)

In Europe, registrations were stable in a market that fell by 2.5 per cent. The Group’s B segment confirms its success (Clio, Captur, Sandero), as well as New Duster.

Outside Europe, the Group suffered from the market decline in Turkey (-44.8%) and Argentina (-50.2%), and the end of sales in Iran since August 2018.