Vehicle Sales Fall In September
News: Vehicle sales in Colombia decreased 22.1% year-on-year (y-o-y) to 22,492 units in September 2012, reports Just Auto, citing EconometrÃa data. Total new vehicle sales dropped 2.6% y-o-y to 235,090 units during January-September 2012. During January-August, sales of passenger cars (-12.5%), taxis (-12.4%) and pick-up trucks (-14.6% ) all fell. However, sales of sports utility vehicles, vans, buses and trucks all increased during the period, due to a rise in sales to the petroleum and mining sectors.