Mercedes-Benz up 13 percent
Mercedes-Benz sales are up 13.2% for the month of June. Demand was driven by China and the US markets. Mercedes-Benz sold 113,300 cars worldwide last month, which is its best June performance in history.
The premium brand’s sales in China were up 177 percent last month to 13,700 cars, U.S. sales were up 20.5 percent to 18,300, and sales in Japan gained 26.5 percent compared with June last year to reach 3,400.
It seems, despite the state of the world economy, the luxury car is still in demand. Sales for Mercedes-Benz have been positive all year. It’s something to keep an eye on.