Nissan in Europe has reported sales of 42,835 units in May 2010, representing an increase of 15% year on year with a market share of 2.8%. TIV decreased by 5% versus May 2009.

Due to the start of scrapping incentive schemes in Russia, the TIV is above last year. The UK and Spain were also strong and above last year in May. The TIV in France, Germany and Italy were below last year's levels at -9% -32% and -13% respectively.

Bernard Loire,Vice President Sales Operations for Nissan in Europe commented: "In fluctuating TIV trend, Nissan in Europe reached the forecasted 2.8% market share in May, 0.2pts above last year. QASHQAI confirms its success in May with 24% growth year on year and Pixo gives a significant volume contribution to the brand."

Key Markets Highlights Top 10 Countries for May 2010
  May 2010 Variation Vs May 2009
UK 7151 +22%
Russia 5771 +1%
Italy 5490 -6%
France 5000 +51%
Spain 4601 +76%
Germany 3655 -14%
Belgium/Lux 1641 +34%
Poland 1028 +58%
Holland 807 +5%
Greece 659 -58%
Product Highlights Top 5 Products for May 2010
  May 2010 Variation
Vs May 2009
QASHQAI 20071 +24%
Micra 6437 +1%
Note 3927 -6%
Pixo 2567 +313%

Published : 07/06/10 Author : Staff

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