Rus News Journal

Export of German cars has fallen to 22 %

Export of German cars in December has decreased on 22 % in comparison with the similar period for 2008. On it informs Associated Press referring to the data of German industrial company VDA.
it is informed that in December it was possible to sell 223 thousand cars that is considerable below a last year`s indicator for borders of Germany. Such recession has influenced and the general statistics for a year, shown export decrease for 4 percent.
crisis has concerned also internal sales. In December in Germany it has been bought 226 thousand new cars that on 7 % below an indicator of 2008. Against the general reduction in demand manufacture has decreased also. And experts notice that such recession of German car industry was not observed since 2002.
it is necessary to notice that only for last month the help such large manufacturers have asked for the authorities of Germany as Volkswagen and Opel. BMWs and Daimler c such requests to the government did not address yet, however is not excluded that in case of situation deterioration will take such step.