Motor vehicles and motorcycles trade; turnover, index 2010=100, 2005 - 2017

Motor vehicles and motorcycles trade; turnover, index 2010=100, 2005 - 2017

Sector/branches (SIC 2008) Periods Turnover indices (2010 = 100) Turnover year-on-year change (%)
45111 Import of new passenger cars 2017* 117.5 6.1
45112 Sale of passenger cars, no import 2017* 102.4 6.9
Source: CBS.
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Table description


This table presents information about developments in turnover on the motor vehicles and motorcycles trade (SIC 2008 code 45). The data can be divided by a number of branches according to Statistics Netherlands' Standard Industrial Classification of all Economic Activities 2008 (SIC 2008). The results are expressed in terms of indices with base year 2010. Changes on the same period in the previous year are also published.

Data available from 1st quarter 2005 - 4th quarter 2017.

Status of the figures:
Figures on 2017 are provisional, figures from preceding periods are definite.

Changes as of June 20 2018:
None, the table has been discontinued.

When will new figures be published?
Not applicable anymore.
This table has been replaced by a new table on May 25 2018 due to the five-yearly change of the base year. See paragraph 3.

Description topics

Turnover indices
An index compares the value of a variable (e.g. turnover) in a certain period with the value of the same variable in the base period. The index of this base period is 100.

Turnover is defined as the value of sales of goods and services to third parties, VAT excluded. Turnover includes the main activity as well as secondary activities. Third parties are consumers and enterprises not belonging to (the Dutch part of) the own group of companies.
Turnover year-on-year change
Change in turnover indicates the growth rate with respect to the same month of the previous year as a percentage. Statistics Netherlands calculates this on the basis of non-rounded figures.

Turnover is defined as the value of sales of goods and services to third parties, VAT excluded. Turnover includes the main activity as well as secondary activities. Third parties are consumers and enterprises not belonging to (the Dutch part of) the own group of companies.