Automotive Industry Digest

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The Editor's View

The Editor’s View

Well done and congratulations to Citroën this week for becoming the first car manufacturer to introduce British sign language across its retail operations , with more than 11 million deaf & hard of hearing people in the UK Citroën’s commitment will make a positive impact for the deaf community.

In other news the consumer car finance market was up again in June, growth in new business volumes of 12% in June 2021 compared with the same month in 2020.  In the first half of 2021, new business volumes were 31% higher than in the same period in 2020. This very positive news from the FLA shows a strong desire for the buying public to finally get back to the dealerships and spend on new and used car purchases. The only thing that might threaten the continued growth are the current production issues within the automotive industry, with staff shortages along with a worldwide shortage of critical semiconductors the next few months of growth is now once again on a knifes edge.

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