Imports of new cars and light motor vehicles; turnover change, 1995 - 2012


This table presents information about developments in turnover in the branch imports of new cars and light motor vehicles (SIC 45.111). The results are expressed in terms of indices with base year 2005. The table also contains changes on the same period in the previous year.

Data available from: 1995.

Status of the figures:
Figures on the three most recent months are provisional, the remainder are definitive.

Changes as of 20 March 2013:
Table has been discontinued as from 20 March 2013 and will be continued as "Imports of new cars and light motor vehicles; turnover, index 2010 = 100". For more information see sections 3 and 4.

Changes as of 26 August 2011:
The results of NACE 45111 Imports of new cars and light motor vehicles have been corrected after further analysis. This correction also affects NACE 45 (Total Motor vehicles and motorcycles trade) as well as NACE 451
(Sale and repair of motor vehicles).

When will figures be published?
Table has been discontinued as from 20 March 2013 due to change of the base year from 2005 to 2010. Statistics Netherlands has started a new table. For more information see sections 3 and 4.

Imports of new cars and light motor vehicles; turnover change, 1995 - 2012

Periods Turnover indicesValue (2005 = 100) Turnover indicesShifting annual average value (2005 = 100) Turnover changeValue (%) Turnover changeAggregated change (%)
1995 62.0 62.0
1996 68.2 68.2 10.0 10.0
1997 73.4 73.4 7.7 7.7
1998 86.5 86.5 17.8 17.8
1999 100.4 100.4 16.1 16.1
2000 101.5 101.5 1.1 1.1
2001 101.0 101.0 -0.5 -0.5
2002 102.4 102.4 1.4 1.4
2003 100.0 100.0 -2.4 -2.4
2004 99.4 99.4 -0.6 -0.6
2005 100.0 100.0 0.6 0.6
2006 105.7 105.7 5.7 5.7
2007 109.3 109.3 3.4 3.4
2008 100.5 100.5 -8.1 -8.1
2009 73.5 73.5 -26.9 -26.9
2011 December 113.1 99.0 3.8 12.9
2011 4th quarter 101.4 98.9 5.2 12.7
2011 99.0 99.0 12.9 12.9
2012 January 95.0 99.7 9.1 11.6
2012 February 97.9 99.2 -5.1 8.3
2012 March 113.9 99.1 -1.2 7.1
2012 1st quarter 101.9 98.9 0.0 6.8
2012 April 114.4 100.3 14.3 6.5
2012 May 125.3 102.2 22.3 6.7
2012 June 140.2 105.4 37.3 9.7
2012 2nd quarter 126.6 105.1 24.7 9.4
2012 July 73.7 103.8 -20.2 7.3
2012 August 65.8 102.8 -15.9 5.7
2012 September 88.3 101.5 -13.0 3.9
2012 3rd quarter 75.9 101.4 -16.3 3.9
2012 October* 93.6 101.2 -4.2 3.3
2012 November* 85.4 100.5 -8.5 1.9
2012 December* 99.0 99.4 -12.0 0.4
2012 4th quarter* 92.7 99.3 -8.6 0.4
2012* 99.4 99.4 0.4 0.4
Source: CBS.
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