In September, 42,599 vehicle units were produced, ADEFA said.
Auto exports hit 17,658 units in September, showing a surge month on month rising by 7.1%. Year-on-year numbers saw a decrease of 19.2%, according to the trade association.
Accumulated production this year through September was 347,895 vehicles, 56,559 lower than during the same time period in 2015, according to the trade group.
Sales to dealers saw an increase of 6% month on month, and registered a yearly increase for September of 12.2%, ADEFA said.The automotive industry is a major global consumer of petrochemicals which contributes more than a third of the raw material costs of an average vehicle. ICIS tracks the movement of petrochemical raw material costs in auto production both globally and regionally with the weighted ICIS Basket of Automotive Petrochemicals (IBAP).
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