UK vehicle production up by 6.6% in September

The SMMT has just published UK automotive production data for September.   These show UK vehicle production was up 6.6% in September with rises across the car, commercial vehicle and engine sectors.  Car output rose by 35.0% over the year-to-date, with a 5.8% rise in September. Commercial vehicle output rose 16.7% in September and 38.1% over the year-to-date.  UK engine output rose by 1.3% in September and by 23.6% in the year-to-date.
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